Coaching Resources

This page is for coaches and managers of Junior and Senior teams and will be updated with various items relevant to help with coaching and/or managing your team. Feel free to suggest other items such as web links or documents that you come across that may be of interest to others. Send to Jim c/o

BUFC-Coaching EOI for 2015
Parental support

Positive Parents Fact Sheet Positive Factsheet
Building Blocks of Coaching
4-3-3 FFA Preferred Formation

Blue Card_Application-Form_P10

In case of concussion: FFA Concussion Guidelines

Coaching manuals
National Curriculum

Squirts (3-5 ages)
Squirts training template

MiniRoos Introduction
MiniRoos website
MiniRoos Rules 4-7 age groups (age specific games are organised by each zone. For instance, in 2014 we started MiniRoos at U6. This may change in future years)
MiniRoos Rules 8-11 age groups
MiniRoos formats
MiniRoos Field layouts

Juniors – All Ages
2015 Junior Comp Rules – Revised
2015 Junior Player Age Policy – Revised

Youth training template
8 mistakes Youth Coaches make

2015 Senior Comp Rules – Revised
2015 Premier League Comp Rules – Revised Draft

Useful websites/videos
Australia’s Digital Football Training Guide
Warm Ups 11+ (FIFA injury prevention)
Taping Techniques

Football links