Congratulations to the following players who have been selected for the Football Talent Centre to represent AFF in the Weir Rose Bowl tournament held Oct 4-6 in Cambridge.
Munith Naidu is also attending as a coach for one of the boys teams. Good luck to you all.more
Prizegiving for juniors and youth players will be held at Somerville Intermediate hall on Saturday 17th September.
Juniors 6th to 8th grades – 10am
Premier in-house 9/10 and 11/12 grades – 11am
Youth – AFF teams 9th to 17th grades – 12pm
Please ensure that you arrive and are seated 15 minutes before the scheduled start time.more
Summer football registrations are now open. Places will be limited so register as soon as possible to get a place.
To get the most up to date information on a regular basis please like and share the Summer Soccer Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/summersoccereast/, we have nearly 300 join the page already and would love to see this grow.
The 8th grade reps “Pirates” finished their season today with a trip to Keith Hay Park for the TKU 8th grade tournament. Clubs came from far and wide for this one and the boys got off too a great start with a 5-3 win against a very good Hibiscus Coast side. However, the boys weren't at their best in their next match losing 4 1 to Te Atatu who took their chances where as we blew some great ones.more
On behalf of the Bucklands Beach football club Executive Committee, you are cordially invited to the social event of the year - your club is turning 40 and what better excuse for a party, Saturday 24th September. It will be an event to rival the Block after match party, more glamorous than Real Housewives of New Zealand, and early contender for Big Bash of the year.more
BBAFC are proud to announce that for the first time ever we will be attending New Zealand's most prestigious National U19 Tournament.
The best clubs and players from all across the country will be competing in the tournament with coaches from NZF and National League Clubs out looking to spot new talents for their summer programmes.more
On Saturday afternoon five of our 13th grade girls were lucky enough to receive some special coaching from two of the Football Ferns. New Zealand stars Rebekah Stott and Katie Duncan gave up some of their valuable time to put our girls through a rigorous training session.more
A depleted senior women’s Division 2 side have battled to a 0-0 draw with local rivals Fencibles United to remain in 6th position after 9 rounds of competition.
Both teams tried their best to play passing football on a poor Riverhills number 2 pitch, and the game rattled along at a good pace, albeit with lots of turnovers in possession and a host of frustrating mistakes and misdirections.more
Auckland Football Federation has gifted Bucklands Beach with a signed All Whites shirt following the latest round of Chatham Cup action in the Northern Region. Go to www.aucklandfootball.org.nz for the full news item.more
The BBBAFC senior women’s first team have fallen at home to Western Springs, a narrow defeat by a single goal on a sunny Sunday morning at Rogers Park giving the visitors all three points and pushing BBAFC down to sixth place in AFF Women’s Division 2.more
The Mens First team will be looking to continue their giant-killing feats when they take on Hibiscus Coast 2pm Monday June 6th at Rogers Park in round two of the Chatham Cup. Come along and support the team as they do battle with a team ranked two divisions above them.more
A hat trick to teenage striker Zoe Ruby earned BBAFC’s senior women’s first team all three points against Ellerslie at Liston Park on Sunday, the win seeing the side jump a place back up to 5th in AFF Womens Division 2.more
On ANZAC day our First Team played Norwest in the preliminary round of the Chatham Cup. We had beaten Norwest a few weeks earlier 4-1 in the Conference round, however this is the Chatham Cup and teams play with enthusiasm as did Norwest with them scoring first.more
The scorelines may say it was a tough day at the office as both senior women’s teams went down in Round 6 action at the weekend, but in neither case is the tale of the tape a fair reflection of the closeness of the contest or the effort and endeavour shown by the BBAFC Div 2 and Div 4 sides.more
The 11th grade Rangers supplied the ballboys for the Men's First team match against Ranui Swanson on Saturday 7th May. The ballboys inspired the team to a fantastic 5-2 win with some classic goals being scored by the team from the Beach. Thanks to Murray and the team for looking after the boys. And thanks to manager Paul for the iceblocks, sausage sizzle and beanies for the kids.more
To celebrate the 40th Anniversary of BBAFC, the legendary duo of yesteryear, Charles and Brent are back with their infamous Quiz Night - better than ever and slightly larger than life. For those that have been to one of these before the rules are the same. Click More for details...more
Close but no cigar – that’s the message for both BBAFC’s women’s teams as each succumbed by a single goal at the weekend.
The Division 2 side away at Eastdale Reserve against a Metro side just below them in the table, suffered the late withdrawal of two players, and ended a lacklustre first half with a three goal deficit and a mountain to climb.more
BBAFC’s Womens Division 4 side have claimed their first point of the 2016 season, after a sparkling performance against unbeaten league-leaders Papatoetoe United at Millhouse Reserve on Sunday brought a well-deserved 1-1 draw.more
Holiday Fun Football - 5 to 8 years Mon 18th to Thurs 21st April 9am to 12pm
Holiday Fun Football - 9 to 12 years Mon 18th to Thurs 21st April 1pm to 4pm
Holiday Junior Rep Football - 8 to 12th AFF Rep Boys and Girls. Tues 26th to Thurs 28th April 9am to 2pm
Please ensure you arrive 15 mins before scheduled start. You will need football boots and shinpads, water and food.more
BBAFC are in search for an experienced coach to deliver sessions within our Skill Development Programme, a coaching programme that delivers professional coaching to all our players aged 9 – 12 on a weekly basis. All enquiries to Munith Naidu DOC email@example.com
The Men’s First and Reserves experienced what will be their furthest away game for the season, a road trip to Warkworth. The Warkworth pitch is currently under maintenance and was unavailable for play so the game was held at Kaipara Flats, a wonderful pitch in the middle of trees, fields and mountains.more
The SDP sessions for AFF Youth Grades 9th to 12th starts Monday 14th March. The SDP for the in-house grades starts Monday 21st March. The Grassroots Programme starts Thursday 24th March . Please see the attached for details of the SDP.more
1st Team v Fencibles Reserves Thursday 10th March 7pm @ William Green
1st Team v Mt Albert-Ponsonby Wednesday 16th March 7pm @ Anderson Park
1st Team (6pm) and Reserves (4pm) v Ellerslie Saturday 19th March @ Michaels Avemore
The Mens First team recorded a solid 3-1 over Onehunga Mangere in their first preseason match of the season. Sideline reports advise that BBAFC never gave the opposition much of a chance to get near the goal and a dubious penalty towards the end was the only genuine chance they had. The Reserves also started the preseason campaign well with a 1-0 victory.more
The latest edition of the Eastern Courier has an article on BBAFC and the recent appointments of Munith Naidu (Director of Coaching) and Murray Saunders (First Team Coach). Here is the link for the electronic version.
After the recent appointment of Munith Naidu as the Junior & Youth Director of Coaching and Murray Saunders as Head Coach of the Senior Men's 1st Team, the club are now seeking applicants for the following roles to assist both Munith and Murray with the implementation of their plans to further develop the club. Click for details of the new roles.more
Registrations are open for 2016, click on Registration Season 2016 on the home page. Fees as follows:
All new youth and senior members are required to purchase BBAFC playing shirt, shorts and socks. Juniors are required to purchase shorts and socks, playing shirt is provided and is the players to keep.more
Zoe Benson (9th grade Rangers) has won both the Milo MVP football experience prize & has been selected to be one of three children who are to be a child sports ambassador/face of Milo in 2016. Zoe was selected because of her sporting passion. https://www.milo.co.nz/mvp/mvp-prizes/more
There will be a get together for all girls and women aged 15 plus who are interested in finding out more about the senior women’s football programme here at BBAFC. It doesn’t matter how old you are or if you have played before as we will find a team for you.more
BBAFC committee wish to acknowledge the support of Pub Charity, Blue Sky, Pelorus and Infinity. Their generous support enables the club to continue to provide a fantastic sporting environment to our club members and wider community.more
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