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2018 ERFC Goalkeeping Summer Program

When: Friday 5 October to 14 December (11 sessions) Times: Session 1. 6pm to 7pm (younger group) & Session 2. 7pm to 8pm (older group) Venue: Main Pitch As we continue to restructure football at ERFC, this year sees the club providing specific Summer Goalkeeper Training for the first time. Coaching the program are Will…

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Monday Night Coaches Training

Our Monday night coaches training sessions, featuring our new TD Kogulan and more than 20 of our coaches, have been a huge hit! Kogu has been guiding these guys through the FFV’s established and highly effective coaching methods for the last two weeks, providing something new for both our established and up and coming coaches.…

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2018 Summer Program

Details of our 2018 Summer Program can now be shared with all ERFC members! Eltham Redbacks FC Summer Program aims to build on the progress young players have made during the season, providing them an opportunity to accelerate their development through a targeted extension of our football program over the summer period. As we continue…

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Welcome Kogu!

A BIG Redback’s Welcome to Kogulan Sabaratnam: Our New ERFC Technical Director & Coach Developer We would like to welcome Kogulan to our club and wish him every success as he begins his journey as Technical Director with our Phase 1 Discovery/SAP, Phase 2 Game Training phases and U18s as we strive to achieve our…

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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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