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Player Opportunities


Find the latest grassroots football player opportunities in Sussex.

The View FC - Free training sessions for new players aged 16-19 (18/09/18)
We are pleased to announce our new free training sessions for new players aged between 16-19 who are too old for their current youth team. Those players who have recently left their youth team because they do not run under-18 or under-21 teams. Perhaps they're not getting the opportunity with their current team and looking for a change. Backed by The National Lottery and Sport England we are offering free training sessions start on 1 October 6-7pm at Waterhall 3G pitch, Waterhall Road, Brighton. To join in or simply contact Andy on to book yourself in. 

Lewes FC Girls Under-15s requires new players (09/09/18)
Lewes FC, the home of Equality FC is recruiting new players for its Under-15s Girls team. We play in the Sussex Women’s and Girls League and you will be joining a club which offers a pathway to Championship football with the Lewes FC Women's team. The Under-15’s girls squad is coached by the UEFA B qualified coach of the Foundation Women’s Squad. We train at the Lewes 3G pitch Tuesdays and Fridays 7pm to 8pm.  Please contact Sheila on 07515029718 or email

Montpelier Villa Youth U15s requires new players - Urgently! (04/09/18)
We are Montpelier Villa Youth, playing our football on the best pitches in Sussex at Falmer Sports Complex. We have a new Player Development Centre for 2018/19 and if you join us you’ll be working with professional academy coaches. We’re a progressive, dynamic club, that aims to play great, possession based football. There is a new 3G with stand and lights going in at FSC and so it’s a great time to join us on our journey! We are looking for a goalkeeper and 3-4 outfield players to join us - any positions considered. We have two U15 teams playing in div 3 of the Sussex Sunday Youth and Mid Sussex Youth Leagues. Contact Gary on or call 07989159984.

Withdean Youth U15 Girls - looking for a goalkeeper (31/08/18)
We have an opportunity for year 9 or 10 girl to join our U15 girls team as a goalkeeper. The squad train on a Wednesday evening 6pm until 7pm at Stanley Deason in Brighton and home matches will be played at the Varndean / Dorothy Stringer campus or Stanley Deason.  The team is coached by Paris Akehurst who is a FA Level 2 coach. Please contact either Paris Akehurst -, Bernie Akehurst - or Jason Harris -
Seagulls FC - Under-14s players wanted (28/08/18)
Football players wanted to join our new under-14s team. If your child is starting year 9 in September and loves football, bring them along to our open training on Wednesday evenings in September. They will take place at Nevill Avenue Recreational Ground on North West Corner next to the auto turf area, in Hove at 5.00pm until 6.30pm. For more information, email us your contact details and information on your child to

Seagulls FC - Under-7s players wanted (28/08/18)
Football players wanted to join our new under-7s team. If your child is starting year 2 in September and loves football, bring them along to our open training on Wednesday evenings in September. They will take place indoors at Blatchington Mill High School in Hove from 6.30pm to 7.30pm. For more information, email us your contact details and information on your child to

Worthing Dynamos FC - seeking girls of all skill and ability! (23/08/18)
Worthing Dynamos are seeking players to form a dedicated, mixed age range girls training squad during the 2018/19 season. Ages u14, u15 and u16. (Years 9, 10 and 11) This is a fantastic opportunity to join a newly formed squad at entry level, so, whether you've already been playing and fancy a change, or if you just want to give the beautiful game a try, we'd love to hear from you! Worthing Dynamo's are one of the area’s top grassroots football clubs with coaches qualified to at least the FA Level 1. We train on Worthing FC’s 3G pitch and you'll benefit from training once a week in a safe and secure environment, becoming part of a rapidly expanding club with one eye firmly on the future of developing girls football in the local area. If you're interested in discussing this further, call Chris Stephens on 07860 381249 or email    

Eastbourne Town Ladies are looking to recruit players for the 2018/19 season (16/08/18)
All abilities are welcome - The first team currently play in the London and South East Region Football League and our new development squad will be playing in the Sussex County Women and Girls Football League. We have a good coaching structure in place with UEFA B licence coaching and offer players a pathway to move from the development squad to the first team. If you would like more information please contact

Hove Rivervale seeking players (10/08/18)
Hove Rivervale is a long established chartered standard youth football club for all ages, playing in Sussex Sunday’s youth league. If you are looking for football in and around Brighton for this season, drop a message to @Hove_Rivervale via twitter now. 

Steyning Town Community FC are delighted to announce that they will be running a brand new women’s football team in the 2018/19 season (10/08/18)
Are you an ex player who is still not ready to hang up your boots or a youngster looking for a new challenge in Women’s football, we are a friendly bunch of women looking to strengthen our squad. Are you 16+, competitive and want to be part of a fun and friendly group of people? We still have availability to join our women’s squad, he season starts in early September. Why not come along and join us for a training session? We have a great 4G pitch and excellent facilities. 
Pre-season training has already started on Wednesdays at 8pm – Steyning Town Community Football Club, Shooting Field, Steyning, West Sussex, BN44 3RX
If you need any further information please contact Karen (Club Captain) at / Or Bex at

Worthing United U16s seeking players (02/08/18)
We have been promoted as champions to the Arun & Chichester A League last season are looking for 1-2 additional players to strengthen our squad. Training is on Thursdays 6:30-8:00pm and from September to March it is at Brighton Hove Albion Training Ground on Thursdays 8:00-9:00pm. If you are interested, please email the club secretary: Jo Noone on

Cuckfield Cosmos Football Club are excited to announce we are having an Under 18’s girls team for 2018/2019 (31/07/18)
Any girls in school years 11,12 and 13 that wish to get involved with football for the new season please do get in touch. Twitter @cuckfieldcosmos or email us or through the website- 

Southwick Rangers FC are holding open training sessions for new players for the coming season (30/07/18)
Are you looking for a new club? Perhaps a new challenge? Do you play at school but not at club level?
We're looking for under-13s (school year 8 from Sept 2018) to come and trial with us. Contact Sara Tuffin for further details

Eastbourne Borough seeking girl players (29/07/18)
Eastbourne Borough have a thriving girls section at Priory lane, however we have several spaces available in our U/13 team for the coming season. Should you be going up to year 7 or 8 in September we are looking to add a few girls to the squad. Interested contact Coach Bill Simons on 07879407426 or  

Adult player in Crawley area seeking team (28/07/18)
Looking to join a men's team in and around the Crawley area predominately a midfielder but versatile.
Contact Rhys on 

Lewes FC Juniors U10's Boys are looking for an established goalkeeper for the coming U10's season (24/07/18)
We are a community minded team, with a strong ethos, supportive parents and a great group of children. We're interested in similar minded children and parents. We play on Sundays and train on Friday nights. If interested please contact

Real Rosehill FC are seeking adult players (23/07/18)
Real Rosehill FC 
are an adult male team who are in their 10th season and play in the Sussex Sunday Football League. Brighton based, Real Rosehill have been very successful and have won many trophies in the past 10 years, league and cups including the Sussex County Cup in 2015 and 2016. We are looking for players from 16+ who think they can play an important role in the future success of the team and to strengthen the existing squad. Commitment and will to win more important than ability. Games are on Sunday and training is midweek. Great bunch of lads with a great team atmosphere. If you have got what it takes and want to come to a training session or to get more information please get in touch - Tony 07736 361598

Crawley Wasps Ladies seeking U18s players (23/07/18)
Crawley Wasps ladies FC are looking for players to add to their U18 squad for the 2018/19 season. If you're in school years 11, 12 or 13 and want to join a successful squad with a pathway to the FA Women's National League, then get in touch! Please email if interested. 

Crawley Wasps Ladies seeking U11s players (23/07/18)
Has your daughter been inspired by the World Cup, or keen to try something new and make friends? Crawley Wasps Ladies FC have a brand new U11 squad (school years 5 & 6) for 2018/19, and are welcoming girls of all abilities. Please email if interested.

Youth Football opportunity. Cuckfield Cosmos U15s - Seeking new players (20/07/18) 
We are looking for a keeper and a couple of outfield players to enhance our squad for the 2018/19 season. We are an established FA Charter Standard Club in West Sussex and will be playing in SSYL division 1 this season. If you’re looking to play a good standard of competitive football in a friendly team environment please contact Steve Kent on 07876453550 or Chris Dye on 07784586608‬. Or  you can reach out to the club via

Rogate 08 FC seeking players for 2018/19 season (18/08/18)
We play in West Sussex premier are looking for players who are 18 and over to play Saturdays, along with a reserve side which play in West Sussex div 4 South. We are looking to build a strong squad for the future. Training is Tuesday an Thursday evenings with a 7pm start at Rogate recreation ground. If your interested please email  

Worthing FC Ladies - Recruiting for the 2018/19 Season (18/07/18)
Worthing FC Ladies are currently looking to strengthen their squad for the coming season, we play in the South East Counties Women Premier League. Last season finishing 4th and getting to the cup final! We have Fully qualified coaches including a GK Coach, Strength &  Conditioning Coach and Physio so you will be looked after as a player! We are looking for players who are willing to learn and want to be part of a growing project. For more information contact Karl Davy - 07958445509 or email 

Woodingdean Wanderers FC seeking players for U13s 2018/19 season (16/07/18) 
Woodingdean Wanderers FC is a Charter Standard Club with all coaches a minimum FA Level 1. We are proactively looking for players to join our current U12’s in readiness for next season (2018/19). Training is behind the Nuffield Hospital, Warren Rd, Woodingdean Sat 9-10.30am & Tues 5.30-7pm. 
All players who want to develop their skills and build their understanding of the game in an established team are welcome. Contact Joe Walls: or 07798 655515.

Ashurst Wood Junior FC looking for more players for U14s 2018/19 season (09/07/18)
Ashurst Wood U14s are looking for more players for the new season (school year 9 in September). We play in the Horsham League Division A on Saturday mornings and training is on Tuesday evenings at East Grinstead Sports Club 3G pitch. Please contact Steve: 07930 728810 or email 

Ashurst Wood Junior FC looking for more players for U16s 2018/19 season (08/07/18)
Ashurst Wood U16s are looking for more players for the new season (school year 11 in September). We play in the Horsham League on Saturday mornings and training is on Tuesday evenings at East Grinstead Sports Club 3G pitch. Please contact Steve: 07855505706 or email

Peacehaven & Tescombe U15's - seeking new players (06/07/18)
We are looking for a keeper and a couple of outfield players to boost the squad for the 2018 - 2019 season.
We will be playing in SSYL Division 2. If you are looking to play competitive football at a decent standard, come and have a go with our hard working, friendly team.
With progression to County U18's in 2 years. Please contact: Tim Maguire on 07761741576 or tifska69@yahò

East Grinstead Meads U13 seeking players (06/07/18)
We are an FA Charter Standard club in West Sussex and we arelooking for players in all positions to complement our squad going into the 2018/19 season of 11 aside football. We have two teams that compete in the Horsham and District League and all abilities are welcome.All of our coaches are FA qualified, CRB checked and hold up to date First Aid certificates.We play on Saturday mornings and train on Tuesday evenings. If you are in year 7 this year/going into year 8 next year and interested in playing for a club, then please contact Paul Tilley on: 07939 569537

Ewhurst FC seeking new players (05/07/18)
Adult players wanted, matches take place on Saturday afternoons with training Tuesday evenings. All levels welcome and we are located on the Sussex/Surrey boarder (15 minutes from Guildford). For more information contact:

Newhaven FC Youth - Seeking new players (27/06/18) 
Newhaven FC are looking to expand their evergrowing youth section and are current looking for new players to join our U10's squad for the coming 2018/2019 season. The squad is brand new to the club and currently has 8 players that train each week, our manager is looking for a few more players to get involved for the new season ahead. All of our youth teams are sponsored by McDonalds and upon registration you will receive a brand new kit and a training top.
Our U10's manager is Wayne Stevens 07453 599527 and the squad currently train every Saturday morning 10am - 11am at Fort Road, Newhaven, BN9 9DA

Uckfield Grasshoppers JFC - Seeking players (19/06/18)
Uckfield Grasshoppers JFC are the current Charter Standard Development Club of the year for Sussex.  Our established Girls side are looking for new players as they move to 11-aside in preparation for the 2018/19 season.  We welcome players who wish to enhance their skills and develop their love for the game in a safe friendly environment.  Midweek training takes place on the UCTC 3G pitch behind Freedom Leisure, Uckfield.  If you are currently in school year 7 or 8 and want to play football, please email for further details

Seagulls Under-15s (12/06/18)
Seagulls U15’s are looking for players to join our squad for 2018/19 season (school year 10 next year). Good defenders will be especially welcome.
Contact Ken 07540 972490 or

Copthorne Youth FC - Players wanted for Under-11s team (11/06/18)
Copthorne Youth F.C. are recruiting new players for next season for there under 11’s team. We train on Tuesday evenings and play Saturday mornings in the Horsham league. For further information contact Tristan Bateup at

Hangleton Rangers under-16 Goalkeeper wanted for 2018/19 season (10/06/18)
Hove based FA Charter Standard team need a Goalkeeper to join our established, progressive, friendly squad of players who will be playing Division 1 Football from September. For further details contact Chris on 07850212288 or email

AFC Crawley U14's seeking new players for 2018/19 season (08/06/18)
We are looking for a new players (current school Yr 8, going Yr 9 September 2018). We play on Sundays in the Mid Sussex League. Our focus will be the development of players and enable them reach their potential in a fun and safe environment. We train Friday 6:00 - 7:30pm at Ifield, Crawley.  (Winter training in Oct at Ifield Community College. Email David for more information: 

Mile Oak FC Under 18’s - Looking for players (06/06/18)
Mile Oak FC are excited to be starting a new Under 18s* team for the 2018/19 season. Eligible players in the Under 16, 17 & 18’s age groups for season 2018/19 are welcome to come to our trials, which take place on Tuesday 19/6, Thursday 21/6 & Tuesday 26/6 – 6:00 - 7:30pm at Victoria Recreation Ground, Old Shoreham Road, Portslade. We’ll be entering the Southern Combination League next year and players will be given the opportunity to progress with Mile Oak Teams in the Under 21, adult reserve & first teams and so this is an excellent opportunity to further progress your footballing development. All home games will take place at Mile Oak Recreation Ground and we already have a number of pre-season friendlies arranged. Contact Rob on 07397 568048 or Simon on 07841 236353 if interested. Alternatively email

Trials for Eastbourne Borough U15 Orange Team (04/06/18)
Eastbourne Borough F.C. are a Charter Standard Community club based at Priory Lane Stadium, BN23 7QH. We play in Div One of the Sussex Sunday Youth League. If you are of school years 9 or 10 (from Sept) and can play a high standard of football, come along on Wednesday 13th June. Please contact Sas Parsad on 07949-555705 or email for more information.

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