Coaches Corner

Welcome to the fulfilling role of being a football coach.  There is nothing better than watching our young players learn to play our fantastic game. At PBFC we aim to provide you with the resources to make the experience a worthwhile one that allows you and your team to have a great season.

Here is a sample Coaching Booklet for U8 – U12s:

Coaching MINIROOS Booklet



Football Australia Coaching Resources


The FA has put together a website that provides structured resources based around the coaching curriculum that takes players and coaches through the development phases from ‘Discovery’ through ‘Skill Acquisition’ to ‘Game Training and finally the ‘Performance Phase’.  The website sets out suggested training session plans that take you through a season:

National Playing Rules and Formats U6 – U11

The attached document outlines the rules and playing formats for each age group from U6 – U11 please download this document and understand the rules for your relevant age group.  The U6 coaches should encourage each of the periods to understand the rules and have a go at being a Game Leader during the season.