Training Info Update & 2021 News

Welcome to 2021 at Nerang Soccer Club. We’re excited to see football returning to Glennon Park over the next few weeks, and we look forward to welcoming our new and returning players back as proud Eagles in 2021.

Thanks for your patience as we get the club kicked into gear for the year ahead. Below is some information and news, and good luck to all out teams as we hit the ground running.

 

JUNIOR TRAINING COMMENCEMENT

Miniroos U10s — Mon 8th Feb // 4:30pm
Girls U15s and U17s — Mon 8th Feb // 5:30pm
Miniroos U6s, U7s, U8s, U9s and U11s — Tue 9th Feb // 4:30pm
Junior Comp U12s to U14s — Tue 9th Feb // 5:30pm
Junior Comp U15s to U17s — Thu 11th Feb // 5:30pm

Player please arrive 5 minutes before your session, bring water bottle marked with name on it, boots, shin guards, socks, NSC training uniform (if you have it), and players are NOT to wear any watches, fitbits, jewellery, neck chains etc to any session or game. Whilst we are still in the long summer days it can be quite sunny even in the afternoon so sun protection is at parents’ discretion. Sessions typically go for one hour.

PARENTS & VISITORS IMPORTANT: Please make sure you stick to all Covid advice and instructions/signage at all times at Nerang Soccer Club — this includes signing in for every visit (use the QR codes at the clubhouse or find all the info and the registration link here http://www.nerangsoccer.com/covidreporting) and maintaining proper Covid safe practices including social distancing, using hand sanitiser, minimising contact (handshakes etc) and washing hands when using clubhouse facilities. Face masks are welcome at Nerang Soccer Club if you choose.

 

REFEREES MEETING & COURSE

Thu 18th March, Time TBC (evening)
All club referees please attend this important meeting ahead of the season.

The club will be holding a Level 4 Referee’s Course on 28th of February, which will be advertised on Facebook and our website shortly.

 

U12 FRED STONE MEMORIAL CARNIVAL (Grading Carnival)

Saturday March 6th
For all U12 teams and open to all clubs
Please note that the club will need many volunteers to run this event on the day and all are welcome to register their interest by emailing admin@nerangsoccer.com
Event poster and announcement to go out on Facebook and website shortly.

 

GOALKEEPER TRAINING

Details will be announced soon for goalkeeper training sessions. Nerang U8s to U15s who are serious about their time between the posts will be able to attend these sessions covering beginner, intermediate and advanced goalkeeping techniques and strategies, which will likely be held on select Thursdays 4:30pm to 5:30pm or 5:30pm to 6:30pm. Sessions will be run by former Nerang Eagles goalkeeping stalwart Luke Sorensen. This training is for goalkeepers only or those seeking pathways for development and/or advancement as a goalkeeper. Players will need their normal training kit plus gloves and a burning desire to learn and grow as a keeper.

 

WET WEATHER AND FIELD CLOSURES

Be sure to LIKE and follow our Facebook Page where the latest updates will be posted regarding any closures of our fields, rain cancellations or game cancellations information.

 

UNIFORMS and KIT

Juniors should see their training and club uniforms go out around early March

 

OFFICE HOURS

Our clubhouse Admin Office is open Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays (Typically 4:30pm to 7pm) throughout February for all payments, player registrations and general enquiries

 

CANTEEN & BAR

Will be open for most training evenings, and the Canteen open for all games, bar for all senior games. The club canteen and bar are vital fundraisers which help sustain Nerang Soccer Club’s ability to provide football opportunities — please support these throughout the year with your patronage.

 

NO ROOM FOR RACISM

Nerang Soccer Club is an inclusive club, working to offer football opportunities and activities to a diverse range of people sharing a variety of backgrounds, abilities and situations. Racism, bullying, aggressive behaviour, vulgar language, intimidation, sexism, indifference or other anti-social behaviours or actions are not welcome at Nerang. Please look out for your mates and your Nerang Eagles community as we strive together for football fun and success. This also extends to our volunteers, coaches, game officials, staff , visitors and partners. Please follow all advice and signage and bring respect to our club and the game.

 

2021 Junior Registration & Sign On

Football Australia (Formerly Football Federation Australia) has opened the online registration portal for 2021 — for those wanting to register now for your season at Nerang you can do so right now — boys and girls aged 5 and up in 2021.

We remind parents that whilst Nerang will always strive to provide suitable team placements for all players no matter their ability or circumstance, teams are often filled on a first in first served basis and the earlier you register and finalise your fees the better positioned the club is to meet the individual needs of each parent and their player/s.
Click through below to register.


 

Sponsor & Partnership Opportunities

Getting behind a grassroots community club like Nerang Soccer Club can deliver a wealth of recognition and organic benefits to any business, corporate or brand — and at Nerang Soccer Club our almost 50 years in the game would never have been possible without the generous support coming from our partners and sponsors.

In 2021 we again are putting the call out to those who can help, to chip in where they can and become a club partner. Club partners enjoy association and recognition with a core local audience of passionate football family members, and tangible sponsorship elements which may include —

  • Banners and linked branding on our high-traffic website
  • Visible signage around the grounds
  • Shouts outs and mentions at events and presentations
  • Signage within the clubhouse
  • Foundation bricks available in clubhouse to individuals, families and businesses
  • Special VIP invites to club events and presentations
  • Opportunities to speak at club events
  • Logo placement in online content and club emails

If this is something for you, we’d love to hear from you! We can tailor a package to suit almost any budget and are welcome to suggestions also.

 

Please call or email Edin Mujagic on 0401 684 659 or at getmarketing@hotmail.com to find out more.



 

Questions?

Please check out our updated CONTACT PAGE on our website for information regarding the various roles and departments at the club, and get in touch with your coordinators or specific persons if you have any questions, concerns or need any further information ahead of the season starting.

See you all soon and thank you!