Sunday 18th February Our U11s and U14s were back in action as February half-term drew to a close whilst Matthew and the Falcons enjoyed a welcome Saturday off. On a far more favourable weekend for weather both teams managed to continue respective upturns in fortunes since the New Year. On Saturday at the School the … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
Saturday 3rd February With no game for our Under 14s this Sunday it was left to our two junior teams to fly the flag for Pirbright on this first weekend of February. The Under 9s Falcons made the 25 mile trip South to Alton FC for their latest game in the NEHYL Conference Cup. The … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
28th January 2018 All three of our PPFC teams played some fine confident football this weekend as a very positive January for the club drew to a close. Our Under 11s entertained Crookham Rovers in the early kick-off at the School. It was another game between two evenly-matched sides which could have gone either way. After a … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
PPFC parents may recall last week’s update regarding parking at Pirbright Primary School on matchdays. We will, on occasion, now have two teams playing at this location, obviously increasing the number of cars on site at peak times. Can we please ask for the full cooperation of PPFC members with the following arrangements: In the first … More PARKING AT THE SCHOOL
Sunday 21st January Saturday and Sunday’s games were most definitely a reminder that there are no pristine, manicured pitches or pampered players in junior football. The PPFC family braved sleet, rain, snow, and an inordinate amount of mud throughout our three matches as the bitterly cold and wet January weather left us with boots to … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
Sunday 14th January 2018 This weekend most definitely belonged to our embattled but resolute Under 14s who were finally rewarded for their patience and persistence with three hugely welcome league points in their Sunday morning fixture with Badshot Lea at Sheets Heath. At last those periods of really impressive passing football were sustained throughout and … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
An important reminder to parents of our Under 9s and Under 11s that we have two games taking place back-to-back at the School on Saturday morning (13th January). The car park and School Lane are therefore likely to be fairly busy as one game ends and another finishes at around 10:30. Can we therefore ask … More PARKING AT THE SCHOOL ON SATURDAY
Sunday 7th January A positive start to the New Year for PPFC on a bitterly cold Saturday morning saw both our U9s and U11s teams in action. At the School Matthew’s U9s Falcons played out a closely-fought goalless draw in a friendly match with Camberley. With no substitutes and several players missing Matthew was very … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
A Happy New Year to the PPFC Family. We hope you all enjoyed your Christmas break and look forward to seeing the array of shiny new boots and football shirts at our matches and training sessions over the next few days! It’s our first football of 2018 this weekend as all three of our age … More 2018 … HAPPY 10th BIRTHDAY PPFC
Sunday 17th December So that’s it for the club’s 2017 football activities. There was no game for the Under 9s Falcons this weekend. However, we do need to take a moment to thank Luke for his contribution to the incredible success of the Falcons over the last twelve months as he and his family move … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP : HAPPY CHRISTMAS PPFC!
Saturday 9th December Both our U9s and U11s games fell foul of the freezing overnight conditions this morning. Our U11s game was only called off by the referee at the last minute; thank you for to our boys, parents and our opposition (Alton) for their understanding and patience. A big thank you to Gareth for … More FREEZING FAREWELLS
We say it every year but make no apologies for doing so again. There’s some absolute essentials for the boys on Training nights in the Winter up at the Camp… Water Bottle – the coaching team will be charging £5 every time one of the boys answers ‘Where’s your drink?’ with ‘I don’t need one’ … More TRAINING NIGHT REMINDERS
4th December Both our lower age group teams continue to exceed our expectations as we approach Christmas. Our Under 11s are learning the importance of defending with togetherness, organisation and absolute commitment as they continue to take on high quality opposition in the NEHYL. Saturday’s game against Curley Park Rangers was largely an exercise in … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
On the Pitch Training aside, it’s been a blank couple of weeks for our Under 11s in the last fortnight. A number of the boys (and coach Lee) were participating in a Guildford Schools Tournament on 18th November, so our game with Alton Town was rescheduled for 25th; only for our opponents to pull out … More CLUB UPDATE: PROGRESS ON & OFF THE PITCH
The club’s AGM takes place this Sunday (19th November) at the Worplesdon Place at 20:00. Please note that the Meeting is open to all within the PPFC Family, not just coaches or committee members. Please get in touch with your age group coach or email email@example.com if you would like to learn more.
12th November 2017 Pride was the predominant theme of the weekend for Pirbright’s young footballers as all three of our teams turned in performances that epitomised the values that we hold highest as a club. It was, of course, Remembrance Weekend and a minute’s silence was observed impeccably at all three games involving Pirbright teams. Matthew’s … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
A respectful (and final) reminder to all parents that your monthly Membership Fee Standing Orders should now have been in place since September 2017 for the current season. Under 14s (11-a-side) : should be paying £14 per month Under 11s (9-a-side): should be paying £12 per month Under 9s (7-a-side): should be paying £12 per … More MEMBERSHIP FEES – A REMINDER
PPFC’s AGM will be held on Sunday 19th November at the Worplesdon Place at 20:00. The Meeting is open to anyone involved in PPFC, not just our Committee Members. If you would like to get more involved in our club, feel you can add time or expertise in any particular field (whether that be coaching, … More PPFC AGM : SUNDAY 19th NOVEMBER
29th October We hope all in the PPFC Family enjoyed their Half-Term break. There was a little football thrown in for all of our teams over the past week as we head toward the Winter months. Last Saturday (21st) Matthew’s Falcons team played an excellent Mayford side in a friendly fixture. There was a debut … More HALF TERM ROUND-UP
Hi everyone Those based in Pirbright might be aware through the latest edition of PeriNews that the Parish Council – alongside ourselves, Pirbright Cricket Club and Pirbright FC (senior team) – have instigated a project to try to redevelop the Cricket Pavilion into a shared facility for the benefit of the village’s sports clubs and wider … More SPORTS IN PIRBRIGHT: YOUR FEEDBACK NEEDED
Saturday 14th October With no game for either our U14s or U11s this weekend it was left for the fantastic Falcons to fly the Pirbright flag with a home match against Fleet at the School. The boys didn’t disappoint with a sparkling attacking performance full of fine passing, sharp shooting and determination. Goals were shared … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
8th October Contrasting fortunes for our PPFC teams this week, with the ups and downs of youth football fully illustrated over Saturday and Sunday’s fixtures. Our U9s Falcons are flying at present. It’s very nearly a year since this group of boys got together and they continue to progress brilliantly. This Saturday’s trip to Wokingham … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
1st October All three PPFC sides were in action over Saturday and Sunday, with our North East Hants teams taking part in Silent Weekend The challenge for coaches and parents alike for Matthew’s U9s and Lee’s U11s was to refrain from offering the boys instruction or encouragement. Spectactors were restricted to applauding good play or goals, … More WEEKEND ROUNDUP
Another full and exciting weekend of football for PPFC with all three of our age group teams in action and the usual ups and downs along the way. On Sunday morning the U14s faced a very good Guildford City side with some excellent players. Having initially showed perhaps a little too much respect to very capable opponents, … More WEEKEND ROUND-UP
Club Update, 17th September On the Pitch Sunday morning’s Under 14s SPL Premier Division fixture at Burpham saw the third and final of our PPFC teams kick off the new league season; with Matthew’s U9s Falcons and Lee’s U11’s boys already a fortnight and two games in to their campaigns in the North East Hants … More PROMISING START FOR PIRBRIGHT AND HAT-TRICK HEROES ALL ROUND
So we’re up and running again, with all three of our teams having returned to training ahead of the new season. Good to be back and thank you to Lee, Ash and Matthew for their relentless hard work over the last two months. We hope everyone had a great Summer holiday. A reminder to all … More BACK UP and RUNNING: MEMBERSHIP, REGISTRATION & COMMUNICATIONS
Ahead of the new season we are asking for the cooperation of all parents (existing and new) in completing the following paperwork. Please download and complete your 2017/18 PARENTS WELCOME PACK . This includes essential contact details for your child along with our Code of Conduct and details of our Safeguarding Policy . You can return your … More GUIDE TO 2017/18 MEMBERSHIP
So the new season is very nearly upon us. We hope you’re all enjoying your Summer holidays and that everyone is raring to go for the 2017/18 campaign which is just around the corner. Please do keep an eye on the website over the next few days for regular updates on all our teams. We’ll … More WELCOME TO 2017/18!
PPFC Under 14s are seeking new recruits, particularly a specialist goalkeeper for the 2017/18 season (School Year Nine, aged 13 years at the beginning of the Academic Year starting September 2017). Our successful side play in the Premier Division of the Surrey Primary League, winning three promotions, a Surrey Primary League Cup and the Surrey … More PPFC U14s: GOALKEEPER & NEW RECRUITS WANTED
… Well, for a few weeks at least. Thank you to everyone who attended our Presentation Evening on the Village Green on Friday night. A big ‘well done’ to Lee, Dave G, Ash, Matthew, Pete and Luke for their superb work throughout the season and their help in organising the evening. Thank you also … More AND THAT’S ALL FOLKS…
A reminder to all that our Presentation Evening takes place this Friday 30th June at 7pm at the Pavilion-end of Pirbright Village Green. Whilst the weather doesn’t promise to be quite what we would have wanted for mid-Summer we’re keeping everything crossed that the rain holds off long enough. Please bring your chairs, picnic food, cameras … More PRESENTATION EVENING
With our final football of the season having been played and our Presentation Evening approaching on Friday 30th June we thought parents might want to learn a little more about our plans for 2017/18. Our Under 9s MiniDragons team will continue to be coached by Matthew and Luke for 2017/18. You can learn more about the MiniDragons HERE Our … More MEMBERSHIP FOR 2017/18
PPFC U10s Dragons season played our final football of the 2016/17 season thisafternoon, competing in the Aldershot B&G 6-a-sides. It was a long old day for the boys, playing nine games overall. It was also a tough one, Pirbright coming up against some excellent opposition throughout. Nevertheless – as they have done for the whole … More DRAGONS ROUND OFF THE SEASON
Our U10s squad will be playing their final football of the season on Saturday afternoon at the Aldershot B&G Tournament. Squad has been communicated via text by Ash. For those taking part please find full details HERE One important note is that the boys either need to wear or at least bring with them Astros/trainers as … More U10s DRAGONS SATURDAY TOURNAMENT
PPFC Under 13s will be training for the final time in 2016/17 on Saturday morning (24th June) at Pirbright School between 9:30 – 10:30. We hope also to see as many of our U13s Family as possible at our Presentation Evening on 30th June.
Our super MiniDragons played their final football of the 2016/17 season on Sunday morning as they took part in the Woodley Sports Tournament near Reading. On a very warm June day the guys grew into the competition, playing some fine football as the morning progressed. Thank you to our fantastic band of MiniDragons parents who … More MINIDRAGONS END WITH SUNSHINE AND SMILES AT WOODLEY
There will be no Training for either our Under 10s or Under 13s age groups this weekend. There is much going on in the Village this weekend with the Pirbright Community Games so our usual facilities will be occupied. Please do give your support to this new Community event if you can. MiniDragons will be playing their … More CLUB UPDATES 16/6
Our fantastic U10s squad triumphed at the GPR Tournament on Saturday. Here are some images of a great day for the team. We also have some video of the boys in action. Please follow this link GPR VIDEOS You’ll find this link is password protected. We’ll forward parents the details via email. Very well done boys!
Our U13s turned in a great display the GPR Tournament on Saturday afternoon. Here are some shots of the lads in action…
Saturday 10th June, PPFC MiniDragons at the Badshot Lea Tournament; Plate Semi-Finalists A great effort from Matthew’s Marvellous Minidragons at the Badshot Lea Tournament this afternoon. The guys held their own throughout, playing good stuff against some excellent opposition teams. There was more great encouragement and positivity from our PPFC contingent on a fine … More GREAT EFFORT FROM MINIDRAGONS
Saturday 10th June, PPFC Under 10s at the Goldsworth Park Rangers Tournament: Plate Winners A terrific morning for our Under 10s team at the GPR Tournament saw the boys pick up their first ever silverware, lifting the Plate Competition after demonstrating nerves of steel in the knockout stages of the competition. This was the team’s … More UNDER 10s TRIUMPH AT GPR
Saturday 10th June, PPFC Under 13s at the Goldsworth Park Rangers Tournament: Semi-Finalists, Cup Competition Our U13s played their final competitive football of the season at the GPR 7-a-sides on Saturday afternoon; ending on a fitting high with a team performance of real commitment and purpose. Pirbright finished second in their group; following a narrow … More U13s END ON A HIGH AT GPR TOURNAMENT
PPFC’s Annual End of Season Presentation Evening will take place on Friday 30th June on Pirbright Village Green at 7pm. The event is once again free and open to all, so you are welcome to bring the whole family. With fingers firmly crossed for good weather the evening will be a Picnic on the Green, so please bring … More END OF SEASON PRESENTATION EVENING
A reminder to parents at all age groups to cancel all Standing Orders to the club after your June 2017 payment please. The club will be revising monthly membership arrangements, details of which will be published on the website before the end of June. Thank you all for your co-operation.
A squad of Pumas & Dragons will take part in the Goldsworth Park Rangers Tournament on Saturday 10th June. This will be the boys’ first taste of 9-a-side ahead of the 2017/18 season. Lee and Ash will be taking the team and have communicated squad selection via text. Any queries please contact either coach or … More PUMAS & DRAGONS WEEKEND AHEAD
It’s the final Tournament of the season for the Under 13s this weekend as they take part in the Goldsworth Park Rangers competition on Saturday. Details of Saturday’s Tournament can now be found online on the U13s News Page HERE.
Minidragons return to action with a Tournament at Badshot Lea on Saturday 10th June. Latest Minidragons updates – including details of Saturday’s Tournament, can now be found on the MiniDragons News Page HERE Further comms will be via the MiniDragons WhatsApp group.
No football this weekend (27th May) for any of our PPFC teams, or indeed throughout the half-term holidays. Our next action will be on 10th June; a busy day which sees our U10s and U13s compete at the Goldsworth Park Tournament and the Minidragons play at Badshot Lea. We’ll have more news nearer the time, … More LATEST UPDATES