Shine Saints JFC - U5 (Reception in 2022)


Shine Saints Junior Football Club's coaching team will deliver a combination of training sessions that will develop children’s skills, techniques and knowledge of the game in a supportive and professional environment.

Shine JFC Under 5 Squad is eligible for boys and girls starting Reception in September 2022.  Book the season and pay £28.00 monthly by Direct Debit, if for any reason your child decides football isn't for them, you simply need to let us know so we can cancel your payment.

  • Saturday training inside at the Shine Sports Hall in Henleaze from 09:45 and 10:45.
  • Shine Saints Football top, shorts and socks
  • 20% off Football Academy at Shine Holiday Club
Shine Sports Hall, Brecon Road, BS9 4DTShine Sports Hall, Brecon Road, BS9 4DT View on map
Sat 10 Sep 2022 - Sat 15 Jul 2023
09.45 - 10.45
Age range:
Reception in 2022
Open to children from any school
Essential kit:
  • Shin Pads (Available in The Shine Shop)
  • Trainers
  • Water Bottle (Available in The Shine Shop)

Further Information
  • Only 1 accompanying adult per child, permitted in the hall.
  • No siblings allowed who aren't taking part in the session.
  • Shine’s professional coaching team are qualified, DBS checked and fully insured.
  • Children will not be able to participate without shin pads.
  • Please note we are unable to offer refunds or credits for missed sessions unless the session is cancelled by Shine
Training Facilities & Dates

Shine JFC’s Under 5 Saturday training sessions take place indoors on Saturdays at The Shine Community Sports Hall between 09:45 and 10:45.

Start date Saturday 10th September 2022.  Season ends Saturday 15th July 2023. 

Please note we do not run on school or bank holidays.  The dates we already know that training will NOT be running:

  • Saturday 29th October (Half Term)
  • 24th/31 December (Christmas break)
  • 18th February (Half Term)
  • 15th/22nd April (Easter break)
  • 3rd June (Half Term)
  • Your coach will inform you of any further dates not running.
Season Overview

Players will get the chance to improve their technique in all the essential skills through fun games. These skills will be age appropriate as part of a progression through the age groups from Under 5 upwards.

The focus of the weekly sessions for the U5 squad will include:

  • Basic Attacking (Shooting)
  • Basic Defending (Tackling)
  • Ball Control
  • Communication and team work
  • Turning
  • Basic passing & dribbling
  • Learning to win & lose
  • Match rules through games

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
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