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Alstonville and District Football Club (Villa FC) has been providing a fun football experience for the people of the Alstonville Plateau since 1972.
During our proud history we have focused on being an inclusive club promoting positive behaviours and participation in team sport.
The club provides a pathway for talented players with strong teams in both the men's and women's premier divisions and in the junior competitions.
Our sense of community and love for the game makes this a great club to be involved with. New players and volunteers are always welcome. Please click on the 'Contact Us' menu item above for all inquiries.
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Published on Thursday, 25 September 2014 23:52
Four Grand Finalists in 2014
With 15 teams in finals this year and three pointscore champions, we ended up with four grand finalists and two wins.
Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014 21:16
More Coaching Courses in 2014
Please see below some great coaching courses coming up.
Skill Acquisition is for Gr10-13 and Game Training is for Gr14-17 and the club will reimburse you the cost. These courses are highly recommended and will really help you progress as a coach. Just click on the links to register
|Skill Training Certificate||8-9 Nov||Bangalow||$68||Register Here|
|Skill Training Certificate||15-16 Nov||Italo Stars||$68||Register Here|
|Game Training Certificate||29-30 Nov||Bangalow||$68||Register Here|
Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014 14:59
2014 Junior Presentation Dates
The MiniRoos presentation is this Saturday. There will be a Mega Jumping Castle, canteen & BBQ, and some fields will be set up for any players/parents who want to organise a game or two.
And there will be an appearance from the Villa Red Dog.
Each coach and team will be called out the front and presented with their box of trophies and other goodies. We ask that trophies be presented to players by coaches AFTER the official presentation (hopefully won't go too long).
The Junior Competitive presentation is this Saturday also. There will be a canteen & BBQ, and GW3 will be set up for any players/parents who want to organise a friendly game.
Each coach and team will be called out the front and presented with their box of trophies and other goodies. We ask that trophies be presented to players by coaches AFTER the official presentation.
Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014 14:56
Four Villa Teams in Grand Finals
Congratulations to these four Villa teams who will play in grand finals this weekend. We need as many Villa supporters there as possible so please consider going down to cheer on our teams. Go Villa!
|12/09/14||20:00||Stars1||(Womens Prems)||Vs Bangalow|
|13/09/14||11:45||SkHd1||(Grade 13/1st)||Vs Lismore Thistles|
|13/09/14||13:00||SkHd1||(Grade 14/1st)||Vs South Lismore|
|14/09/14||09:30||Stars1||(Girls Gr13)||Vs Bangalow|
Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014 13:41
2014 Senior Presentation Dinner
Sat 18 Oct, ALC, 6:00PM
The Senior presentation this year will be held at the Alstonville Leisure and Entertainment Centre. This is always a fun night out and a great way to end the season.
Please come in FANCY DRESS of your choice. You might like to book a table and have a theme. Cost is $30pp (includes a great meal). Contact Louise Parker for tickets on 0405 581126.
Published on Monday, 08 September 2014 13:31
Gr7 Sharks at A-League
On Sunday an A-League match was played at Oakes Oval, Lismore between Melbourne City and Mariners which ended in a 1-1 draw.
Earlier in the week our Gr7 Sharks team were fortunate enough to attend a training clinic with some of the A-League players. Thanks to FFNC, LCC and the A-League for organising such a great event in our area. We look forward to an exciting A-League season.
Published on Thursday, 04 September 2014 12:19
Womens Prems through to Grand Final!
A huge congratulations to our Women's Premier Team on a nail biting win against Bangalow last night - sending them straight to the Grand Final!
Scores were locked at 2 all after extra time resulting in a penalty shoot-out, which the girls won 5-3. An awesome achievement - well done!
Published on Monday, 01 September 2014 16:10
15 Villa Teams in Finals in 2014!
There are fifteen teams playing in finals this year (as opposed to eight last year).
Also, three teams were pointscore champions:
- Gr13 Girls (Red Devils)
- Gr13 1st (Bombers)
- Gr14 1st (Redbacks)
Please try to get down to some of these games & cheer on our players. Good luck to all!
|03/09/2014||19:00||JSF||(Womens Prems)||v Bangalow||(4-3 win, thru to GF)|
|04/09/2014||18:00||Rec 12||(Girls Gr14)||v Workers||(0-0 draw, thru to next round)|
|05/09/2014||18:15||CP 1||(Girls Gr13)||v Bangalow||(3-0 win, thru to GF)|
|05/09/2014||19:30||CP 1||(Girls Gr15)||v Thistles||(6-2 win, thru to next round)|
|05/09/2014||19:30||BB1||(Girls Gr16)||v Byron||(1-0 win, thru to next round)|
|05/09/2014||18:30||Cas1||(Girls Gr13)||v Casino||(2-2 draw, out of comp)|
|05/09/2014||20:00||T1||(Mens Prems)||v Thistles||(1-0 loss, out of comp)|
|06/09/2014||9:00||CP 1||(Grade 14/1st)||v South Lis.||(4-1 win, thru to GF)|
|06/09/2014||10:30||CP 1||(Grade 13/1st)||v Thistles||(1-1 draw, thru to GF)|
|06/09/2014||9:00||CP 2||(Grade 14/2nd)||v TEBFC||(2-1 loss, out of comp)|
|06/09/2014||10:30||CP 2||(Grade 12/1st)||v Casino||(2-2 draw, thru to next round)|
|06/09/2014||12:15||Rec12||(Mens Reserves)||v Workers||(1-0 loss, thru to next round)|
|06/09/2014||13:00||Mull1||(Mens 2nd)||v Mullum FC||(7-3 loss, out of comp)|
|06/09/2014||9:00||Stars1||(Grade 15/1st)||v Italo Stars||(2-1 win, thru to next round)|
Mens 6th made the finals also but have already played and lost by a narrow margin.
Published on Wednesday, 03 September 2014 14:15
Villa Girls Feature in Trinity Win
On Monday and Tuesday (1-2 Sept) the Trinity Open school team competed in the Catholic College knock out comp finals in Sydney.
Three Villa players featured in the team who won all their games & the state title. These were Courtney Jameson, Abbey Brown & Georgia Keen (who scored three goals in the final).
The team now goes on to compete at the all schools finals next week. Congratulations to the girls and good luck for next week!
Published on Saturday, 30 August 2014 23:48
Womens Prems Need YOUR Support TONIGHT!
On Friday Night our Womens Premier team won their qualifying final against Workers 1-0. This was a great result for our team.
They will now play Bangalow in a semi final - this Wednesday night 7:00PM at Bangalow - with the winner going through to the grand final.
The team has put out a call to all Villa supporters to try to get down to the game and cheer on our team! They would really appreciate some Villa support on the night.
Good luck girls!
Published on Wednesday, 27 August 2014 12:44
Mens Premier Team Makes History!!!
Mens Premier Team Makes History!!!
Mens Premier Team Makes History!!!
Last night in their final game of the regular season our Mens Premier team defeated Bangalow 3-2, securing 5th spot on the ladder and putting them into the finals for the first time ever.
This was a courageous effort by the team and one which was much celebrated afterwards.
And in the game before hand our Mens Premier Reserve team also won - consolidating their place in the top five (3rd or 4th) and putting them into the finals also.
See the article and video on our facebook page (link down on left).
Also see the Northern Star article here.
This was a very proud night for Villa so well done to all players, coaching staff and supporters. We look forward to the finals. Go Villa!!!
Published on Wednesday, 27 August 2014 13:00
Eight Villa Players in FFNC Girls Team
The trials for the FFNC Gr14 girls team which will compete at the State Championships in September has been completed.
Eight Villa players were selected for this team which will compete in Coffs Harbour from 20-21 September against other regional teams. This tournament also serves as a chance to be identified to join the State squad that competes at the National titles in 2015.
The girls selected were Amy Keen, Abbi McInnes, Jessie Jordan, Sophie Sproule, Emily Wiltshire, Kelsey McLeod, Lily Evans and Anna Margraf. Congratulations to all these girls on such a great achievement!
Our other players also performed well and Villa had the biggest representation at the trials which is also a great reflection on our club and the health of female football here on the plateau. Well done Villa!
Published on Thursday, 14 August 2014 12:35
A-League in Lismore!
Don’t miss your opportunity to witness one of the first matches for Melbourne City under their new Manchester City ownership when they take on last years A-League runners up Central Coast Mariners.
The match will be held at Oakes oval, Lismore on Sunday September 7.
This highly anticipated pre-season match will test the new look Melbourne City against the strong and consistent Mariners.
Tickets are on sale now at: www.visitlismore.com.au
For more info call 02 6626 0100.
Published on Monday, 04 August 2014 17:26
2014 Carnival Big Success - Despite Weather!
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Being our biggest carnival yet with 124 teams registering, organisers were greeted with overcast and rainy conditions early on Sunday morning.
However the carnival went ahead and all teams turned up.
We had lots of comments and emails afterwards saying what a great day visiting teams had despite the weather. One team wrote ...
Published on Wednesday, 06 August 2014 10:12
OPEN LETTER TO THE FOOTBALL COMMUNITY
One solitary unsavoury incident at a junior non-competitive game last weekend has prompted this important communication to confirm a “clear and definitive” Code of Behaviour to everyone, regardless of the role you may have in our game.
Published on Friday, 25 July 2014 14:05
Villa Hoodies - Limited Qty!
We have for sale a very limited quantity of Villa Hoodies. They will be for sale at GW canteen on Saturday morning and will sell out fast!
Price is $40 for junior and $45 for senior. Sizes are 6, 8, 10, 12, 14 and Medium.
Published on Sunday, 13 July 2014 21:58
Anna at National Championships!
Villa FC player Anna Margraf has just competed at the National Youth Girls Championships in Coffs Harbour.
The Tournament ran over five days and included teams from Australian states and territories.
This is a great achievement for Anna who represented Northern NSW (considered as a state for football purposes) in the Gr13 Girls team.
Both the Gr13 and Gr15 teams were very competitive against the other states.
You can read more about the tournament on the NNSWF website here.
A big congratulations to Anna and we wish her all the best in her footballing future!
Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2014 17:16
Super Skills Program - TERM 3, 2014
As a club we want to provide extra opportunities for players to further their football development and enjoyment of the game. We are offering extra skills sessions at the Alstonville Leisure Centre run by experienced Brazilian premier player and coach Vinnie De Carvalho Leite.
Click below for details and to register. Numbers limited so get in quick.Read more...
Published on Saturday, 28 June 2014 01:11
Awesome Phone Covers!!!
We currently have some AWESOME phone covers for sale at the GW and CP canteens. The WORLD CUP covers are ONLY $5 and the Villa covers are $10.
They are available for I-Phone 4/4S, I-Phone 5/5s, Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note.
They are going fast so make sure you check out the range on game day soon!
Published on Monday, 14 July 2014 00:25
Our Women's Prems in Action!
Our Women's Prems team, coached by Rob Sheehan, is having a challenging season but are rising to the occasion with some impressive wins in recent week.
Why not get down to some of their games to see some great football action and support your team!
Published on Thursday, 26 June 2014 16:13
FFNC Volunteer of the Month - Paul Jarrett
FFNC VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH
Paul Jarrett, our club president, has been awarded FFNC Volunteer of the month. This is a well deserved award and we all thank Paul for his devotion to the club and the sport. Here is what FFNC said about the award ...Read more...
- Silent Saturday
- Referee Thanks Day
- No Smoking Policy
- Villa Phone Covers
- Joel Wins Fun Run
- Keeper and Fitness Training Update
- Villa Wins NSW Sport Award
- Men’s 6th Grade Hanging Tough
- Historic Mens Prems Win
- Pink Sports Day - Huge Success
- Pink Sports Day
- May 2014 Newsletter
- Girls Football Week
- Villa OPEN B Anzac Cup Victory!
- Women Premiers Brave in Defeat
- Two Villa Teams in Pre-Season Comp Finals
- 6th Division Senior Men's
- Girls Fitness Sessions
- New Goals for GW3!!!
- 2014 Coaching Courses