Mar 212017
 

League fixtures for 2017 have been released.  The league starts on April 8 and finishes September 2.

If you are planning holidays, please take into account when we are not playing! There are no matches on the weekend of July 22-23. Also, as Div 3 only has 9 teams, the C’s will have two byes.  If your team is knocked out of the cup, you may also have another couple of weekends off:

  • Cup Rd 1: Sat April 1
  • Cup Rd 2: Sat May 13
  • C’s Bye: Sat May 20
  • Cup Rd 3: Sat June 9/10
  • NO MATCHES: July 22/23
  • Cup QF: Wed June 28
  • C’s Bye: Sat Aug 5
  • Cup SF: Wed Aug 9
  • Cup GF: Fri Sep 8
Mar 062017
 

Registration and payment are due by March 18!

Once again, all players must register online with both the Adelaide Uni Sports Association (AUSA) and the Football Federation of Australia (FFA).  You must pay your fees as part of registering with the AUSA.

For new players, fees will cover club shorts and socks.

Fees

  • Adelaide University Students: $272
  • Other students: $320  ($360 is to be paid up front, and the Whites will reimburse $40).
  • Non-students: $360

If you cannot afford to pay the entire fee, speak to your coach or a committee member ASAP.

AUSA Registration

Follow these steps to register with the AUSA and pay your fees for the season. The “AU Sport Membership” below provides you with insurance, covering any injury.  You must pay by March 18.

  1. Go the AUSA Soccer Page.
  2. Click on [Join/Renew] at the top of the page.
  3. If you do not have an account, click on the registration link and create an account. Otherwise, sign in.
  4. Select group: “2017 amateur men player membership” and click “Click here to continue”
  5. Click the [Puchase] link to the right of “AU Soccer Club – 2017 amateur men player fees
  6. Choose your team as “Uni Whites” and click “Add to Cart”
  7. If you are an Adelaide University student,
    • click the [Purchase] link to the right of “AU Sport Membership – AU students only
  8. Otherwise,
    • click the [Purchase] link to the right of “AU Sport Membership – Associate Member
  9. Click “Add to Cart”
  10. Follow the steps through to payment.
  11. You should receive an email with subject “Payment using AU Sport on line system”.  Please forward this to [email protected], including your full name.

FFA Registration

Follow these steps to register with the FFSA. You must register by March 18.

Go to the My Football Club Player Registration page.

If you have previously played for the Whites, or any other FFA club (including juniors), you already have an FFA number:

  1. If you know your FFA number, select the first option.
  2. Otherwise, select the second option to find it.
  3. If you cannot find your FFA number or retrieve your password, contact the Whites, or your previous club.

If you have never played for an FFA club, select the third option to create an FFA number.

Please update your contact details including email and emergency contact.

Registration Details:

  • Club: Adelaide University Soccer Club White (14010)
  • Was the player’s last registration to play football in another country? Always answer NO!
  • Payment: Manual Payment At Club
  • Previous club: if your previous club was in another country, leave this blank.

You do not need to add a photo.

No payments are required online – choose manual payment.

If you need help, follow the Self Registration Guide.

Ignore any invoice you get from the FFSA. We will take care of this.

Oct 152016
 

Congratulations to Adam Pedron for winning the Div 1B Best & Fairest for the third year in a row.  It’s a great achievement to win one, but three is just amazing.  He either needs to stop being so friendly with the referees, or give the A’s a crack!

Well done also to Daniel Ong who finished joint 4th in Div 1B on 14 pts.  While in Div 4, congrats to Rob Alberton and Saber Dini who finished joint 2nd (11pts) and joint 4th (10pts) respectively.

Aug 242016
 

Well done to Saber Dini and Stuart Smith who recently racked up half tonnes against Woodside and Mercedes respectively. That makes nine players hitting 50s this year.

Props also to Dan Aikin who will notch his 300th match (since 2003) next week .  If we could add all of his appearances B.W. (Before Website) he’s probably closer to 400.  To go alongside his longevity, Dan has also won a couple of league championships (2000-01), a cup (2012) and the A’s Best Player (2004) . Massive respect Face.

May 202016
 

Congrats to Collegiate Cup winner, former committee member and current C’s coach Kirsten Staff, who – despite the ignominy of having a girl’s name – managed to rack up 100 matches last cup round.

Someone write him a profile!

Apr 042016
 

Apologies to Darren Jones: who managed to slip under the radar.  Darren chalked up 50 matches on the last day of last season.  Well played!

And just so we don’t miss another one: right now we have Alex “The Greek” Tsirbas and Edward “Scissorhands” Mitchell on 49, and Matt “One Pass” Bate on 99.  Matt will hopefully not only get to triple figures next week, but will also pass his fellow former Black and film buff Richard “Superman” Harris, who is still stuck on 99.

Mar 312016
 

League fixtures for 2016 have been released.  It is a much shorter season than usual, with league matches finishing August 27.  The final three cup rounds are being played midweek.

If you are planning holidays, please take into account when we are not playing!  There are no matches on the weekend of July 16-17.  If your team is out of the cup, you may also have another couple of weekends off.

Cup rounds:

  • Rd 1: April 2
  • Rd 2: May 7
  • Rd 3: June 10/11
  • QF: Wed July 6/13
  • SF: Wed Aug 17
  • GF: Fri Sep 2
Mar 292016
 

There have been some changes to the coaching setup for season 2016:

  • Senior Coach: John Zinghini
  • Assistant Coach: Alan Evans
  • Interim C’s Coaches: Kirsten Staff and Patrick Reis Santos
  • D’s Coach: Steve Bresolin

Unfortunately Matt Hawyes will no longer be part of the coaching setup, and Harry Smith has also decided to step down from official commitments.  If there is anyone interested in taking on the C’s coaching role permanently, please talk to Mel or Harry.

The changes were explained at the Clubrooms on Thursday 24/3.  If you missed the meeting, or have any further questions, please talk to AUSC Chairman Chris Haralam, or Harry.

Jan 182016
 

We have secured the services of three coaches for the 2016, but are still looking for a coach for the C’s.  If you are interested, or know anyone who is, contact Mel on 0415 747 825 or Harry on 0449 727 575.

The coaching staff will be announced to the club shortly.