Girls' and Women's Football
Regional Talent Club
Trials for the Regional Talent Club are hosted on an annual basis in June.
Registration of interest to attend trials for the 2019/20 season are now closed. For any other enquiries please email [email protected].
Premier League (PL) Girls’ Football Programme
Delivered in partnership with the Football Association, the Premier League Girls' Football Programme, which was launched in 2016, is aiming to increase female participation in community football.
Currently delivered within 11 satellite schools across Southampton, our programme provides girls aged 11-16, and of all abilities, with the opportunity to play regular football, whilst having fun and keeping fit with their friends.
Open Access Sessions (All sessions free and for all abilities aged 11-16):
Hythe & Dibden YFC, Applemore College, SO45 4RQ Monday 6pm-8pm
Female Futsal, Richard Taunton’s College, SO15 5RL Monday 6pm-7pm
AFC Totton, Testwood Stadium, SO40 3ND Monday 5pm-6pm
To find out if your school is involved with the programme, or which grassroots club local to you is involved, please contact Ollie Morton at [email protected], or call 0845 688 9370.
Aimed at 5-13 year olds, Saints Soccer Schools offer exceptional value for money, and the opportunity for young players to improve their skills through a structured and enjoyable coaching programme devised and delivered by experienced and FA qualified coaches.
Saints Foundation delivers Coaching Centres on Saturday and Sunday mornings, for both boys and girls aged 5-13 years. The sessions are delivered by our experienced, FA-qualified coaches and sessions will cover topics from the Saints Foundation Curriculum which includes passing, receiving and turning, finishing, 4v4 small-sided games and a tournament on the last week of the course.
Find out more information by clicking here.
Advanced Coaching Centres
Saints Foundation delivers an Advanced Coaching Centre for boys and girls across Hampshire.
The Girls’ Advanced Coaching Centre has a direct link to the Girls’ Regional Talent Club, whereby participants will be tracked and recruited through the Advanced Coaching Centre.
There are opportunities available for girls to play within school – contact your PE department.
Hampshire County Schools Football Association also provides an opportunity of representative football for females from the age of 14 years.
Whether you have played football before or are new to the game, many clubs within and around the Southampton area offer girls football, or an opportunity to play mixed football. For further details on how to find a club please contact Flo Lunn or utilise the links below:
The Football Association and SSE have teamed up to launch a new initiative, SSE Wildcats, designed to inspire girls aged between 5-11 to be involved in the sport.
SSE Wildcats Girls’ Football Clubs will provide girls with regular opportunities to play football and take part in organised sessions in a fun and engaging environment created exclusively for girls.
To find your nearest Wildcats please email [email protected].
Within Hampshire there are many opportunities for teams to play girls football, please see below links for relevant leagues:
Hampshire Girls Youth Football League
Southampton & District Girls Football League
Isle Of Wight Saturday Girls Youth Football League