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

AFC Dunstable – Looking to bolster 1st team squad, DM @AFCLadies1st or email Jay.Bozzone1@gmail.com

Bury Rangers – School years 8 & 9 for East Herts U-14 team, email girlsfootball@buryrangers.com

Colney Heath – New players welcome, training every Tuesday & Thursday evening. DM @colneyheathladies

Hartham United – Training Wednesdays in Welwyn, DM @HarthamLadies

Knebworth – Pre-season has begun, contact womens@knebworthfc.co.uk to join in.

Stevenage – Tuesday open training has begun, for more info, email womenandgirls@stevenagefcf.com

Stotfold – Looking for new players, open training sessions every Tuesday & Sunday. DM @StotfoldWomenFC

Wootton Blue Cross Lionesses – Open training Thursdays for seniors & U-16s. Email  Woottonbx@gmail.com

Berks & Bucks

Long Crendon – With two teams for the season ahead, new players are welcome. DM @LongCrendonLFC

Mortimer – Thames Valley side train Thursdays, new players welcome. DM @mortimervillage

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

S4K – Bracknell-based club training on Tuesdays, welcome experienced players. DM @S4KLadiesFC

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


CardeaPre-season training now, new players wanted. DM @CardeaFC

Cottenham Colts – U-18s recruiting, no trials. Just email d.burkett07@icloud.com

Leverington – The Fens are looking for experienced players. DM @Fenladies

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

St Ives Town – Training on Tuesdays for Regional/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 

Willingham Wolves -To attend training, email chloesmith@willinghamwolvesfc.com


AFC Stockport – Training resumed for both teams, contact 0773 0000 880 for info.

Ellesmere Port Town – Open training on Thursdays, 7pm at Whitby Sports & Social Club. DM @PortLadies

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

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

Training balls
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East Midlands

Arnold Eagles – Looking for experienced players, training has begun. Email arnoldeaglesfc@outlook.com

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

Daventry Town – New or experienced players welcome. Email marcus.thorneycroft@dtfc.co.uk

Gainsborough Trinity – Open training sessions Tuesdays at Roses Sport Centre, 7pm. DM @GainsTrinityWFC

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

Lincoln City – New U-23 squad for stepping stone into senior team. Register your interest:  bit.ly/3yAML0c

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

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

Pride Park (Derby) – Experienced and committed players wanted for Derbyshire County League team – phone/text 07905 719505  www.prideparkfc.com

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

Thrapston Town – Looking for new players to join, DM @ThrappoLadies


Aveley – Open training for U-18s and seniors. For info, 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

Chelmsford City – Pre-season open sessions have started, contact claretwomenfc@gmail.com

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

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.

Halstead Town – Recruiting players of all abilities, training now. Contact Ian on 07554 676964.

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

Leigh Ramblers – Open training every Tues & Thurs. contact Jordan on 07429 338084.

Rayleigh Town Vikings – Open training every Tuesday, for details DM @rayleighvikings
Southend United – Open training sessions starting, contact southendunitedladies@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

AFC Varsity – Eastleigh/Chandlers Ford area club seeks attacking players for 1st team. DM @AfcVarsity

Lymington Town – All welcome to try Girlsfootball@lymingtontownfc.co.uk or Ladies at womens_squad@lymingtontownfc.co.uk

Winchester City Flyers – Open training sessions every Tues/Thurs at the Garrison Ground.


Cinque Ports – New team based in Deal looking for new players. DM @cpfcwomen

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

Margate – Want players for U-18 team, training Thursdays at Margate FC. Email letmeplay@margateyouthfc.co.uk


Accrington Stanley – Looking for more players & coaches. If you’d like to try a taster session, email enquiries@aswomen.org

AFC Oldham – Training on Wednesdays, DM @AFCOldham for details.

Altrincham – Firsts, Reserves and Development Squad training on Thursdays. To register, email altrinchamwfc@gmail.com

Athletico Middleton – New players wanted for Manchester Premier Division side. DM @LadiesMiddleton

Blackpool – Holding open training sessions during August, DM BFC1887Ladies

Clitheroe Wolves – Training on Mondays at Roefield Sports Centre, 7-8pm.

Crompton – Training every Wednesday, U-9s up to Open Age. Contact Steve on 07784 258499.

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

Fleetwood Town Wrens – Pre-season has begun, new players wanted. Fill in form here.

Haslingden – Training has resumed, for details DM @haslingden_c

Hesketh – New team based in Southport, for info email scarr1977@hotmail.com

Lammack U-16s – Recruiting 14/15 year-olds in Blackburn area. Train Monday 7-8 on 3g, games Sunday mornings. Contact 07725910761.

Lancaster City – New team has first open training sessions. Email lancastercityladiesfc@gmail.com

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

Preston North End – Forming Development team, for details email pnewfc@pne.com

Rochdale – Want experienced players for Manchester League. Call Wayne King on 07957 561223 or click here.

Sir Tom Finney – Preston club recruiting for Women’s and Girls’ teams. Email registrations@sirtomfinneyfc.co.uk

St Joseph’s – Pre-season training every Tuesday at Haslingden Sports Centre, 7-8:30pm.


Alder – Looking for committed coaches of all levels. E-mail alderfcwomen@gmail.com

Crosby Stuart – U-14s require experienced players, U-18s looking for a goalkeeper. DM @CrosStuart1417G

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

MSB Woolton – Open training sessions for all abilities. DM @MSBWooltonWomen

Pilkington – Open training every Tuesday (7pm) at Rainford High School, DM @PilksFCWomen


Clapton CFC – Training Saturdays 10am at Gainsborough pitches, E15 2GW. Email elliesmellie36@googlemail.com

Enfield Town – Welcome players from U-10s to four senior teams. Register your interest here. Coaches wanted for 3rd team, Youth GK’s & Development. Email coaching@ladies.etfc.london

Forest Crusaders – Newham-based club has open training sessions. For details, DM @CrusadersWFC

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

Hammersmith – Gtr London Div 2 NW winners want experienced players. Contact akin@hammersmithfc.com

Headstone Manor – Competitive, friendly and sociable team near Harrow. DM @HML_FC

Junior Reds Roses Ladies – SE London require players, training Saturday mornings. Contact Clive on Clive@juniorredsfc.co.uk

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

Norfolk / Suffolk

AFC Sudbury – Open training sessions for 1st & Reserve squads on Fridays. Apply here.

Aylsham – Pre-season training on Tuesdays, for details email AylshamFCWomenandGirls@gmail.com

Blofield United – Looking for players in 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 seniors and U-16s. Fill in form here

ShrublandsOpen training sessions on Wednesdays. Call Mandy on 07981 824904.

Stalham Town – Wednesday night training, 6:15 till 8pm at Rivers Park. DM @StalhamLadiesFC

Thetford Town – Players wanted for all positions, particularly a goalkeeper. Contact skipp88@btinternet.com.

North East

Boldon CA – DM @BoldonCALadies if you would like to attend an open training session.

Chester le Street Town – Open training sessions on Thursdays.  DM @CLSTladies1 for more info.

East Durham – Recruiting for all positions, email EastDurhamFCLadies@gmail.com for a trial.

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 additional coaches, email info@middlesbroughwomenfc.co.uk

Washington – Training on Thursdays. Contact Gary 07743 820274 for more info.

South West

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

Dorchester Town – Seeking new players, DM @DorchL:adiesFC for info

Dropship – Training in Redruth. DM facebook.com/DropshipLadies/ for details.

Ilminster Town – New players welcome, training Tues & Thurs, 6.30pm at Archie Gooch Pavilion.

Larkhall Athletic – Tier-four team welcome expressions of interest to join club. Click here.

Marine Academy Plymouth – Open training has begun, register your interest via map_lfc@outlook.com

Mousehole – Want players of all abilities, Tues training in Penzance. Contact facebook.com/mouseholewomenfc/

Padstow United – Training every Weds, 7pm to 8pm at Jury Park. All abilities welcome. DM @PadstowULadies

Poole Town – Open training sessions for 1st & reserve sides every Tues & Thurs. DM @PooleTownLadies

Purton – Swindon-based club has open training on Thursdays. For info DM @purtonwfc

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

Saltash United – All welcome to Tuesday sessions, 6.30-8pm at Weston Mill Oak Villa, Ferndale Rd, PL2 2EL.

Wadebridge Town – New players of all abilities wanted, training on Thursdays. DM @Wadebridgelfc

Wells City – Seeking an ambitious manager to further develop a group of players who’ve won back-to-back promotions. Contact Chairman @LoxtonStephen

Wendron – Training every Thursday, also Sundays. All abilities welcome. DM @WendronFCLadies

Weymouth – 1st & Development team open sessions for players of all experience levels. Register here.


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

AFC Whyteleafe – Open training sessions on Thursdays, email women@afcwhyteleafe.com

Guildford City – Still recruiting players, no playing fees charged. DM @GuildfordWomen

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

Mole Valley U-18s – Dorking area, looking for new players, contact richmvgfc@gmail.com 

Walton & Hersham – Holding open training sessions, for details email women@waltonhershamfc.com

Woking – Pre-season has started, register here for open training sessions.


AFC Uckfield Town – New team has started training, contact info.AFCUckfieldTown@gmail.com

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

Eastbourne United – Train Wednesdays, meet 6.50pm at Eastbourne Sports Park. Contact 07557 993831.

Pagham – Welcome new players, for info DM @PaghamLadiesFC

Ringmer – Players of all abilities welcome to training, Tuesdays & Fridays. DM @RAFCLadies

women's training session
Photo: Nigel Broster


Bishops Lydeard – North Somerset club welcomes players for three senior sides, email blafc.julie@outloook.com

Cheddar – Somerset League side welcomes players of all abilities. Call Val on 07800 819129

Didcot Casuals – U-14 girls team seek new players. Contact David. sinodun@hotmail.com

Harwell & Hendred – New Didcot side welcomes new players, coaches and helper. Email hhyfcladies@gmail.com

Melksham Town – Are welcoming all players, DM @MTFCLADIESFC

Milton United – Looking to build the squad, DM @MiltonUtdLadies

Mitcheldean – Training on Thursdays has begun, for details DM @MitcheldeanL

Paulton Rovers – New players welcome for three senior squads. Email paultonroversladies@gmail.com

Ross – Looking for players to join in pre-season. Ideal for anyone. Info: rossjuniorsfc.com/women

Royal Wootton Bassett Town – Training now, for further info email s.harrison1980@hotmail.co.uk

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

Woodley United – Training every Mon & Thurs, for more info contact manager Marc Surtees m.surtees@sky.com

Woodspring – North-Somerset side starting Reserves, email  Woodspringwomen.fc@gmail.com

West Midlands

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

Bedworth UnitedRegister interest in training sessions through new manager Stuart Wilson on 07789 554525.

Coundon Court – Pre-season training on Sundays has begun, for details DM @CCFCLadies

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

Crusaders – Recruiting players for West Mids Premier Division side, DM @CrusadersLFC for details.

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

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

Leafield Athletic – Open training sessions in preparation for next season in the FAWNL. DM @LeafieldAthLFC

Leek Town – Management/coaching positions available. Contact leektownfcgirls@yahoo.co.uk

Ross – Players wanted for team stepping up from U-17s to Midwest Counties League. Email info@rossjuniors.co.uk

Sedgley & Gornal United – Manager wanted, minimum L2 preferably UEFA B. Email 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.

Sporting Khalsa – Development Team Manager required, email khalsawomen@sportingkhalsa.com

Walsall Ladies – Want experienced & committed players for West Mids League side, email damsimo@yahoo.com

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


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

Doncaster Rovers Belles – For details of 1st team trials, register your interest here.

Hessle Rangers – New team invite players to training on Thursdays. Email hesslerangers@hotmail.com

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

Handsworth – Sheffield side’s open training sessions have started. Contact Connor on 075340 07539.

Hull United – New players welcome, training every Monday & Thursday. DM @HullunitedAfc

Middlewood Rovers – Players wanted to join County League Division 1 team, call 07814 548479 for details.

Millmoor – Training on Wednesdays, open to new players, DM @MLFC_Official

Morley Town – Looking for new players for West Riding Premier. Contact Jon Baldwin on 07498 044055.

Queensbury Celtic – Bradford side in County League want open age and U-18s, contact  alex.maurice@qcfc.co.uk

Ripon City – Ambitious players wanted, open training sessions on now. Email manager at malfc@hotmail.co.uk

Rotherham United – Open training sessions in August, register here. Also want female coaches with Level 1 or 2 badges – call Val Hoyle on 07841 748830.

Ryburn United – West Yorks (Calderdale) club has new women’s team, also U-8 to U-17s. Call 07808 866126.

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

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


Aberystwyth Town – Training for two senior teams & U-19s Tuesdays 6pm & Thursdays 7.30pm at Park Avenue. 

Amlwch Town – Training on Thursdays, call Mo Eynon on 07702 789611.

Caldicot Town – Training on Wednesdays at Caldicot FC. 7pm-8:30pm. DM @CaldicotLadyFC

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

Cascade – Based in Hengoed, training every Tuesday & Thursday,  DM @CascadeLadies for more info.

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

Fairwater – Cardiff-based club has training on Sundays, 11:30am at Poplar Park. DM @WaterFC

Llandudno – Training has begun, for details DM @LlandudnoLadies

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

NFA – Club in Rhyl has open training for next season’s U-16s and women’s teams. DM @NFAFootball_

Penybont – Training every Weds for all abilities at Pencoed College (CF35 5LG) 5.45-7pm.

Pontardawe – Training on Thursdays, 18:30 – 20:00 at Pontardawe Leisure Centre. DM @PontyLFC

Pontypridd United – Recruiting new players, open training sessions at USW Sport Park. DM @PontyUnitedW

Talycopa – Recruiting new seniors and U-19s, contact Stephen on 07460 667149.

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

Wattsville – New team in Newport 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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