Women’s & girls’ summer open training sessions/trials listings

Bayern Munich training session
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Here is our free listing for clubs recruiting players for their women’s or girls’ teams, as well as voluntary staff.

Beds & Herts

Colney Heath – Trial dates confirmed for 9, 12, 15 & 30 June. Email colneyheathladiesfc@outlook.com

Hertford Town – Trials on 9 June, Email hertfordtownwomen@gmail.com for further details and to register interest.

Herts Vipers – Open sessions on 4 & 12 June for Regional and County League sides, email info@hertsv.co.uk

Hitchin Belles – Trials on 8, 12, 15 & 19 June, visit www.hitchinbelles.com for more info.

Knebworth – Pre-season starts on 1 June, contact womens@knebworthfc.co.uk to join in.

Luton Town – Trials for 1st & Reserve squads on 16 & 26 June. Contact nikkibaker87@hotmail.com

Stevenage – Open training will be starting Tuesday 21 June, For more info please email womenandgirls@stevenagefcf.com

Wodson Park – Trials on 1 & 5 June for Eastern League team. Email ladies@wodsonmail.co.uk

Wootton Blue Cross Lionesses – Open training sessions on 26 June & 3 July. Contact woottonbx@gmail.com

Wormley Rovers – Trial dates are 15, 26 & 29 June for new team. Register here.

Berks & Bucks

Ascot United – Open days on Weds 1 & 8 June, 8pm to 9:30pm at the Racecourse Ground.

Caversham United – Trial sessions on Wednesday 8 & 22 June, contact georgiagraham12@outlook.com

Easington Sports – Trials for two senior teams start 22 June, contact easingtonladiesfc@gmail.com

Hungerford Juniors – Open training session for ages 4 to 16 on 28 May. Contact shellitallack@gmail.com

Milton Keynes Dons Holding trials for U-23 team in May. Click here for details and to register.

Slough Town – Seeking players for Southern League and Thames Valley Counties teams, the latter also requiring a manager. Contact Kay Lathey gensec@sloughtownfc.net

Taplow United – Looking for experienced players. Email sambarwood99@gmail.com for further information.

Tattenhoe – New team based in Milton Keynes, training on Mondays. DM @TattenhoeWFC for more info.

Woodley United – On the lookout for some new players, contact m.surtees@sky.com


Peterborough City – New team has begun Sunday training sessions. Contact peterboroughcityfc@gmail.com

St Ives Town – Training open to all on Tuesdays throughout June for Regional and County League sides. Coaching staff also required. Contact stivesladiesfc@gmail.com

Swavesey Spartans – All abilities welcome for Cambs Div 2 team. Contact dc.spartans@cambridgebuses.co.uk 


Ashton United – Trials for all women and girls of all ages and abilities in June. To register your interest, email Sianbinks1@btinternet.com.

Ellesmere Port Town – Open training sessions on Thursdays, 7pm at Whitby Sports and Social Club.

Malpas – Holding open training sessions, for details DM @MalpasWomenFC

Sale – Recruiting now. For more information, contact saleladiesfc@gmail.com

Stockport County – Holding an Open Training Session on 3 July. To register, email sclfcinfo@gmail.com.

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East Midlands

Belper TownOpen training sessions on 26 June & 3 July for two teams, contact belpertownladies@hotmail.com

Burton Albion – First team and new development side recruiting now, email womensteam@burtonalbionfc.co.uk

Glossop North End – Regular training on Fridays throughout the year for Manchester League teams. DM @glossopjuniors

Lincoln Griffins – Ages ranging from 5 to 16 all welcome, including beginners. DM @LadiesLincoln

Nottingham Forest – Trials primarily for Reserves but also 1st team on 28 June, apply here.

Notts County – Register your interest to play next season. https://tinyurl.com/NCWFC-PLAY

Sherwood – Players wanted for 1st and Development teams. Also, require two coaches. Contact  jasonbrooks_31@hotmail.co.uk or 07977923982.


Aveley – All girls under 18 welcome to open training sessions. Also women’s team. Email Aveleygirls@hotmail.com

Bowers & Pitsea – U-13s to senior squads looking to add players. Email  Bowerspitsealadiessec@yahoo.com

Canvey Island U-16s – Open training in Basildon, DM @CanveyLadiesU15

Colchester United – Development Centre sessions planned as stepping stone for re-introduction of women’s team. Register here.

Corinthians – Southend club holding Open Training & Fitness Sessions Sun & Weds up to 29 June. Call 07565 842575.

Emerson & Upminster – New team for Essex League holding open training sessions. DM @EUFCLadies

Grays Athletic – Eastern League newcomers have training every Tues 7-9pm &  Thurs 5:30-7pm, at Harris Academy Riverside London Road, Purfleet RM19 1QY.

Harlow Town – Open training sessions every Wednesday at Harlow Arena, 8-10pm. DM @HarlowLadies

Haverhill Rovers – Trials on 12 June. Register here: https://t.co/CsFymVZEJ5

Stanway Rovers – Open sessions every Thursday until end of June. Email Stanwayladies@outlook.com


AFC Stoneham – Register your interest here in joining the club’s Southern League or Hampshire County teams. For U-18 Girls JPL team, contact footie2022@gmail.com

Basingstoke Town – Trials for experienced players on 9 June, email btfcwomen@btfc.co.uk

Bursledon – Open trials for First and Development teams throughout June. DM @BursledonLFC

Clanfield Girls – Starting new women’s team, open training in May. Register your interest here.

Fleet Town – Trials for Firsts & Development teams throughout May, June & July. Email  ladies@fleettowngirlsandladiesfc.co.uk

Gosport Borough – Open training sessions on 1 & 8 June, DM @GosportBoroLFC

Havant & Waterlooville – Reforming team to join Hampshire League. Trials on 2 June, register your interest by email to generalmanager@havantandwaterloovillefc.co.uk

Moneyfields – Portsmouth-based club has open training for 1sts (FAWNL) plus new Reserve & U-18 sides on 9 & 16 June. Register your  interest via watson.moneyfieldsfc@outlook.com.

Pace – Southampton-based club has trials and open training sessions in June. Contact simonmeacher@pacefc.co.uk

Portsmouth – Open training for FAWNL 1st team and Development side on 21 & 23 June. Apply here.

QK Southampton – Development Team has open training session on 5 June. DM @LadiesQk

Southampton Womens FC – Open training sessions for all age groups up to under-15s on 4 & 5 June. Register your interest at  forms.gle/H4FhPqp1BqrkYi


Dartford – Trials for both senior teams on 26 June, Register your interest here.

Ebbsfleet United – Holding open trial days, for details contact info.euwfc@gmail.com

Herne Bay – Playing at step 6 and 7, holding trials on 12 & 19 June. Register interest at  hbfcwomen@gmail.com

Maidstone United – Open Training Session & Trial on 31 May. You can register here.

Margate – Looking to for players for U-18 team, training every Thursday at Margate FC. Contact  letmeplay@margateyouthfc.co.uk


Accrington Stanley – Now recruiting and holding open training sessions. Call 07828 129170.

Altrincham – Open training sessions throughout June to recruit for Firsts, Reserves and Development Squad. Training is Thursdays 6.30-8.30. To register, email altrinchamwfc@gmail.com

Bury – Trials on Saturday 11 June, 11am at Unsworth Cricket Club. Apply here.

ChorleyTrials for all 3 senior teams on Sunday 5 & 12 June, register here.

Curzon Ashton – Recruiting after promotion to the N.West League Premier. Contact curzonashtonwfc@gmail.com

Fleetwood Town Wrens – Open Days in June for U-7s through to three seniors’ sides. Click here to register.

Lostock Hall – Looking for new players to join next season’s U-17 team, DM @Lostock_HallJFC

MorecambeTrials days on 26 June & 13 July for Regional League side. Register your interest here.

Preston North End – U-10s through to open-age teams have open sessions in June. Fill in the enquiry form.

Rochdale – Looking for experienced players for their Greater Manchester League side. Call Wayne King for more info on 07957561223 or visit https://rochdaleafccommunity.org/rochdale-afc-ladies/

Sir Tom Finney – Preston-based club recruiting for Regional, County and Girls’ teams. Contact  registrations@sirtomfinneyfc.co.uk


Alder – Looking for committed coaches of all levels to plan & deliver training and manage on match days. E-mail alderfcwomen@gmail.com

FC Northern – New team trains at LCFA Sefton on Thursdays, email info@northernsportsacademy.com

MaghullOpen training Wednesdays 7-8pm at Eddie McArdle Playing Fields. DM @MaghullFCGirls


Actonians – Want players for FAWNL side, including goalkeepers. Trials on 30 June. Email: actonianslfc@gmail.com

AFC Wimbledon U-23s – Open training for FAWNL Reserve side from 3-14 July. Contact kevin.foster@afcwimbledon.ltd.uk

Brentford – Trials for 1st and B teams on Fridays throughout May. Contact acrook@brentfordfc.com

Clapton CFC – Training sessions including beginners every Saturday, 10am-12 noon at Gainsborough pitches, E15 2GW. Email elliesmellie36@googlemail.com

Dagenham & Redbridge U-16s – Open training day on 4 June for new team. Register by email to daggersgirlsfc@hotmail.com

Enfield Town – Welcoming players from U-10s through to four senior teams. Register your interest here.

Fulham – Looking to add an U-18s team for next season, register your interest for trials here.

Hammersmith – Greater London Div 2 NW winners recruiting experienced players. For more info, please contact akin@hammersmithfc.com.

Hillingdon Abbots – Open training on 29 & 31 May, call Alan on 07538 478621.

Islington Borough – Trials for two Greater London League teams on 29 June. To request a place, click here.

Queens Park Rangers – Trials on 30 June & 7 July for 1st & Reserves. Apply here.

Richmond Park – 1st and Dev Squad open training in Richmond/Ham (TW10) on Weds & Thurs 6.30 – 8pm. Contact david@richmondparkfc.com

Norfolk / Suffolk

Blofield United – Looking to step up from U-16s to open-age league. DM @BlofieldGirls

Lakenheath – New team trains Tuesdays 7.15-8.30pm at Lakenheath Pavilion. Call Christine on 07428 612466.

Needham Market – Trials for senior sides and U-16s, plus open sessions for U-13s & U-12s on 9 & 17 June. Fill in form here

Thetford Town – Interested in players for all positions but particularly need a goalkeeper. Contact skipp88@btinternet.com.

North East

Hartlepool United – Established club looking for new players. Email chris@hartlepoolunitedwfc.co.uk

Kader – Middlesbrough club wanting new players. Visit kaderfc.co.uk

Middlesbrough Reserves – Looking for new players, click here. Also looking for additional coaches,info@middlesbroughwomenfc.co.uk

South West

Bradninch – Based near Cullompton, train Thursdays at Bradninch FC, 6.30-8.30pm. DM @Bradninchwomens

Keynsham Town U-13s – Current school years 7 & 8 open training sessions for a new JPL warriors team on 25 May & 8 June. Register your interest here.

Marine Academy Plymouth – Open training sessions start 7 June. For more infor and to register your interest,  contact map_lfc@outlook.com

Mousehole – Cornwall League side want players of all abilities. Free training Tues evenings in Penzance through the summer. Contact via facebook.com/mouseholewomenfc/

Redlands Weymouth-based tram welcomes new players. DM @RedlandsFC

Redruth United – Starting senior & U-15s teams, Weds sessions in Pool. Contact Nathan on 07305 888389.

Swindon Town – Open sessions for U-14s, U-18s & two Senior sides from 28 June. Register here.

Wells City – Seeking a new ambitious manager, to further develop a group of players who’ve won back-to-back promotions. Please contact Chairman Steve Loxton @LoxtonStephen.

Weston Super Mare – Trials for new Development team on 22 & 29 June. Register here.

Woodspring – North-Somerset based side starting reserve team. Pre-season training begins 15 June, Contact  Woodspringwomen.fc@gmail.com


Abbey Rangers – Open training sessions every Weds evening at Addlestone Moor. DM @AbbeyRangersLFC

AFC Whyteleafe – Trials on Tuesday 31 May. Contact women@afcwhyteleafe.com for more information.

Dorking Wanderers – Trials on Tuesday 31 May 7-9pm &  Sunday 10 July 5-7pm at Meadowbank Stadium. Register at dorkingwanderers.com/register

Leatherhead – Looking for new players, contact neil@uniquewindowslondon.co.uk for more info.

Mole Valley U-18s – Looking for new players, contact richmvgfc@gmail.com and come along to Friday night sessions at Meadowbank Stadium, Dorking.

Walton & Hersham – Trials on 9 & 23 June, contact women@waltonhershamfc.com


AFC Uckfield Town – New team begins training in June, contact info.AFCUckfieldTown@gmail.com

Athletico Burgess Hill – New team holding open training sessions throughout May. Contact ladies@athleticoburgesshillfc.co.uk

Bexhill United – Women’s open sessions in June, Girls’ sessions 5-11 years ongoing on Thursdays. Recruiting players for U-8s & U-10s in 22/23 season. Please contact Kate on 07761545507.

Chichester City – Trials on 19 June for 1sts & Development team, 14 & 16 June for U-16s & U-18s respectively. Email info@chicitywomen.com for more details.

Seaford Town Open training sessions on 6 & 10 July. Register your interest with Craig Pooley on 07592 095211.

women's training session
Photo: Nigel Broster


AEK-Boco – Bristol club holding open training on Tuesday 14 & 21 June. Contact abi.nicholas11@gmail.com

Bristol Rovers – Trials dates on 28 June, 5 & 12 July. Register here.

Cheltenham Town – First team trials on 21 June, register your interest here.

Gloucester City – Open training sessions every Wednesday in July. Contact ladies@gcafc.co.uk

Oldland Abbotonians – Open sessions at Cleeve Rugby Club on 9 June (7.15), 19 June (10.30am) & 7 July (7.15).

St Valier (formerly Almondsbury) – have trials on 19 June & 10 July. DM @stvallierladies

SGS Olveston United – Holding open sessions on 10 & 17 June. Register here or email sgsolveston@olvestonunited.co.uk

West Midlands

AlvechurchLooking for new players to join their first team. Apply here.

Cresswell Wanderers – Open trials every Wednesday, contact manager Adam on 07519 892887.

KingfisherRedditch-based Regional League side are recruiting. Contact Liam.kingfisherfc@gmail.com

Knowle – Manager sought for West Midlands League side, send CV to david.karenratcliffe@gmail.com or call 07849 886219.

Leafield Athletic – Inviting players to attend open training sessions in preparation for next season in the FAWNL. DM @LeafieldAthLFC

Leek Town – FAWNL club to hold open training sessions. Also management/coaching positions available for both senior teams. Contact leektownfcgirls@yahoo.co.uk

Ross – Looking for players to improve team that’s stepping up from U-17s to Midwest Counties League. Email info@rossjuniors.co.uk

Rushall Olympic – Trials on Sunday 5 June in Walsall, contact Emma on 077533 84836.

Sedgley & Gornal United – Trials during June. Contact recruitment@sgufc.co.uk for info. Also looking for a Manager, minimum L2, preferably UEFA B. Contact Alan Moore alan.moore@sgufc.co.uk

Shifnal Town – Regional League side holding open training sessions. Register here.

Shrewsbury Town – Talented players wanted for trials, click here to apply.

Sutton Coldfield Town – Open training session on 5 June for new Development team. Sign up here.

Walsall Ladies – Looking for experienced & committed players for West Midlands League side. Open training sessions on Tuesdays, contact damsimo@yahoo.com

Walsall Wood – Regional League side have open training every Sunday & Tues. Contact John on 07966 204823.


Altofts – West Riding-based club holding open sessions on Thursdays during May for senior and junior players. Contact altoftsladiesfc@gmail.com

Barnsley FC Ladies – Training Tues & Weds at Oakwell Stadium, 7.30-9pm. Call Jessica Horsley 07860 755594.

Bradford City – Trials for FAWNL side on 7, 9 & 14 June. Apply here.

Brighouse Town – Trials on 21 & 23 June, register your interest in attending here.

Caribbean Angels – Starting U-14 team in Sheffield, all abilities welcome, open training sessions begins 7 June.

Doncaster Rovers Belles – 1st team trials coming soon, register your interest here.

Farsley Celtic JFC – Wednesday-night training sessions free for a month. Call 0748 6429925.

Handsworth – Sheffield side has open training beginning mid May. Contact Connor on 075340 07539.

Queensbury Celtic – Bradford-based County League team have spaces in open age and U-18 sides. Sessions open to all over the summer, contact the Manager at alex.maurice@qcfc.co.uk or 07538 807448.

Ryburn United – West Yorks (Calderdale) based club recruiting for new women’s team and also U-8 to U-17 girls. Call 07808 866126 or andyg@ryburnunited.co.uk to register your interest.

Sheffield United – Launching a new U-21 team. Click here to register for trials.

Sheffield Wednesday – Open training for U-9s up to seniors on 1, 8 & 15 June. Complete form here.

York City – Launching new Development Team, express your interest for trials here.


Abergavenny – Sign up for trials match on 26 June at abergavennywfc@hotmail.com

Barry Town United – Player Recruitment Day on 4 June for Adran Premier team and also U-19 side. Sign up here.

Camrose – South Wales League club looking for new players, all ages & abilities welcome. DM @CamroseLadiesFC

Coed Duon – Based in Blackwood, Gwent and looking for new players. DM @CoedDuonWFC

Connah’s Quay Nomads – Open training sessions for 1st team and U-19s on 2 & 9 June at The Quay 3G, 7pm

Newport City – Recruiting for two senior teams. DM @city_newport

The New Saints – Adran Premier side has open training sessions in June. Contact Andy.williams@tnsfc.co.uk

Treforest – Welcome players and coach for new women’s team. Call Sarah Simpson on 07805 123204.

Wattsville – New team in Newport, south Wales welcomes players for training sessions. Call Wayne Brinkley on 07545 464902.

Unless otherwise stated, trials are for those aged 16+ by the start of next season. 

If you want a free listing here, please send very brief details to info@shekicks.net

Regional Talent Clubs

To find contacts for trials at Regional Talent Clubs for U-10s, U-12s, U-14s & U-16s. please click on the relevant Tier 1, 2 or 3 link below. Apologies if any are not up to date, we tried to keep a comprehensive list of current contacts.





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