Puma's Girls' JFC - U9 (Years 3 & 4)

Girls Football Squad

The Shine Junior Football Club's FA qualified coaching team will deliver a combination of training sessions, friendly & competitive fixtures, skills, techniques and knowledge of the game in a supportive and professional environment.

The Under 9 Squad is eligible for girls in Years 3 or 4 in September.  Book here and pay £32.50 per month via Direct Debit throughout the season. Your subs include the following:

  • An official Shine Puma's playing shirt, shorts and socks for you to keep when the season has finished.
  • Matches or training on Sundays played between 08:45-11:45 at the Shine Community Sports Ground, or away at your opposition's location.  Your coach will inform you of the time you need to be there each week.
  • Mid-week Training on Tuesday evening 17:00-18:00pm at the Shine Community Sports Ground, Lime Trees Road, BS6 7XW.
  • 20% off 'Football Academy' at Shine Holiday Clubs.

You can purchase Shine Kit here.

Shine Sports Ground, Lime Trees Road, BS6 7XWShine Sports Ground, Lime Trees Road, BS6 7XW View on map
Tue 6 Sep 2022 - Sun 23 Apr 2023
00.00 - 00.00
Age range:
Years 3 & 4
Open to children from any school
Essential kit:
  • Shin Pads (Available in The Shine Shop)
  • Boots and Trainers
  • Official Shine JFC Football Shirt (provided)
  • Water Bottle (Available in The Shine Shop)
  • Training shirt, socks, shorts and rain Jacket (Available in The Shine Shop)

Season Overview

Players will get the chance to improve their technique in all the essential skills through fun games. 

The focus of the weekly sessions for the U9 squad will include:

  • Attacking (Shooting, Crossing)
  • Defending (Tackling, Positions, Goal side)
  • Pattern of play (E.g. playing out from the back, wing play and pressing the ball)
  • Communication and team work
  • Free kicks, penalties and other set play pieces
  • Ball control (Dribbling, turning, skills & aerial control)
  • Matches and rules
  • Learning to win and lose
  • Long, short, lofted and driven passing
  • Team Formations 

In addition to improving the participant’s knowledge of the game and helping them to work as part of a team, sessions will also incorporate fundamental skills such as; 

  • Balance
  • Speed
  • Communication
  • Co-ordination
  • Agility
Matchday and Training Facilities

Shine JFC’s home ground is located at the Shine Community Sports Ground, Lime Trees Road, BS6 7XW which provides an excellent level grass and sand based astro surfaces with marked pitches and Football Association approved goals. 

Season starts Tuesday 6th September 2022 and ends Saturday 22nd April 2023.

Please note the dates training will NOT be running:

  • Saturday 29th October (Half Term)
  • 24th/31 December (Christmas break)
  • 18th February (Half Term)
  • 8th & 15th April (Easter break)
  • 3rd June (Half Term)
  • Your coach will inform you of any further dates we aren't running.
Travelling to Shine

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