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ERFC Football Department 2018

Dear Members, As promised earlier in the season, I write to keep you informed about the progress that we are making as we move forward, building on the work previously done by our President Ivan Dalla Costa and the committee over the past five years. I am glad to say that we as a club…

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ERFC Now Hiring: Coaches

Coaching at Eltham Redbacks FC in 2019 Applications are now open for interested coaches to join our Football Department for season 2019. Successful applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to deliver the various club programs. Come and be part of our Football ‘Pathway to Success’ Program ERFC are an ambitious club with the best…

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Player Evaluations and 2019 Trials

Dear Members, As recently shared with you by Vice President Frank Gallagher, the club has made a considered decision to bring forward the 2019 Trials to November, enabling us to significantly improve the entire trialling process and ultimately provide a better overall development opportunity for our young footballers. Please read through the following information carefully to understand the…

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2018 Team Photos

It’s that time of the year – 2018 Team Photos for our U8s and up will be taken in the week commencing Monday the 4th of June 2018. For a full schedule, please see below. Note that the photos for our Saturday Program (Spiderlings and Saturday Miniroos) will take place on Saturday the 16th of…

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Local Spotlight on Our Senior Women

Tim Mitchell is once again focusing on the Redbacks in the local Diamond Valley Leader, this time whipping up an article about our Women’s great start to the season, thanks in no small part to the fine work of Keely Lockhart! Head over to the for the piece in full. And disregard the photo of Keely…

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Saturday SSF MiniRoos Registrations

Sessions commence Saturday 21st April, only a few spots remain! Our MiniRoos – Saturday Small Sided Football program is designed for children turning 5, 6 or 7 during the calendar year. The aim of the program is two-fold – for your children to have a wonderful time learning the basics of the ‘beautiful game’ and…

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Shirt Presentation Day

Shirt Presentation Day will take place on Saturday the 14th of April at Eltham North Reserve. A schedule can now be viewed here: Alongside our usual shirt presentation program will be rides and attractions starting from 9am and running through to the end of the day. Just buy tickets at the ground on the day and get involved! Bring…

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2018 Season Training Schedule

We are pleased to announce that the full 2018 Season Training Schedule is ready and begins from today. Members should consider it as the final season schedule – changes are unlikely. Contact your Team Manager should you have any other questions.

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Welcome Back Bobby!

Vice President Frankie Gallagher welcomes the return of Bobby McGuiness to the club as the new Women’s SL1 Senior Coach. Prior to coming to Australia, Bobby played professionally through both Scotland and England. He begun as a schoolboy at Glasgow Celtic at 15 years of age before a career at Motherwell and Portsmouth. Bobby is an…

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Goalkeeper Trials 2018 with Cassie Dimovski and Will Meadows

ERFC’s revamped goalkeeping program is set to kick off this week and we’d love for you to be involved! This year, our program features former MVFC keeper Cassie Dimovski and the highly experienced and talented Will Meadows. Keepers of all age groups and all ability levels are catered for in our Goalkeeping Program and no…

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