Welcome to the coaches page. Here we pull together as much information as we can to help you perform the role of Team Coach. Firstly, thank you for taking on the role, we appreciate it. Without people like yourselves our club would fail to exist.
Interested in coaching a Marrickville FC team?
Nominate or be nominated as the Coach for your team at the start of the season.
Please note: Coaching childrens teams require a current working with childrens check with Service NSW.
Start your registration by visiting and registering to be a Coach on the Play Football website. Find our club here.
Coach your team and stay informed
Whether you want to spend time with your kids, pass on football knowledge, or coach at the highest level, there are resources available to help improve your coaching. Visit our coaches resource page to learn more.
Find more information on how to get started as a football coach
We recommend that you watch a number of introductory short videos provided by the FFA to get you started as a football coach. If you’re interested in a Grassroots training course, talk to us. These are run in the season and are at no cost to you.
FFA Coaching hub
The FFA Coaching Hub has a number of free online resources to help you. We have included direct links to specific pages relating to the 4 building blocks that have the training sessions, tips and overview of the specific phase. Remember if your side is not so advanced, you can use ideas and techniques from previous phases.
For coaches that need more information about equipment, need to book a training area or just looking for other online resources, click on the link below.