Welcome to Eastern Suburbs AFC
ESAFC - Latest News
Welcome to the Eastern Suburbs website. Latest news for the club is below, and news for each section (Junior, Youth or Senior) can be found on the homepage for that section above (on the gold tool bar). If you are new to the club we welcome you. Please go to the appropriate grade page and if you need more information don't hesitate to email the grade coordinator and they will be happy to assist you. Their phone details are available also. Click here for LATEST UPDATES.
12TH GRADE GIRLS LILYWHITES GO UNBEATEN
The 12th Grade Girls Lilywhites won their AFF Division 1 Championship over the weekend, going unbeaten in all games. With 7 games won, 2 draws and no losses - they scored 25 and conceded only 2 goals. A great achievement by a a group of dedicated and determined girls! Well done!
Photo supplied by Jenni Bobos
ESAFC National Youth League
Place your interest for the Eastern Suburbs AFC National Youth League 2016/17 Season by filling out this form here..
Medals, engraving and team dinners
It's that time of year again! Medals are now available for purchase - get them from the BBQ on Saturday or Alex the Cobbler at the Meadowbank Shopping center. Medals are $5 each.
If you would like to get your medals engraved for your team, get them done at Alex the Cobbler!
Please download this form if you would like to get medals and/or engraving at Alex the Cobbler
Get your team together for the end of year Burger Night at Madills Farm - Contact Jo Davis on 021 02086606 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Lilywhites - History of Eastern Suburbs AFC: 1934 - 2015
Eastern Suburbs has commissioned a 140 page publication titled ‘The Lilywhites - The History of Eastern Suburbs AFC: 1934 – 2015’. The book covers the first 81 years of our clubs colourful and ‘rich’ history.
You can now order your copy of ‘The History of Eastern Suburbs AFC: 1934 - 2015‘. We anticipate delivery around mid August.
Click here for more information
football7s Summer Football Competition
Registrations are now open for the Football7s Summer Football Competition. The 2016 Spring season will run for 10 weeks from October to December.
For more info click here
Leagues are 7-a-side (unless stated otherwise) and the following grades are available:
6th – 10th Grade (6th & 7th Grade games are 5-a-side)
11th – 17th Grade
Mixed leagues & Senior Mens leagues
We currently have one of our coaches in need of a room to rent. If you have an available room, are in need of a flatmate, or are willing to have a paying lodger, please get in contact with Matt Maslak on 021 086 11918
U12 LIlywhites win Christchurch International Cup
The ESAFC U12 Lilywhites were fortunate enough to get to travel down to Christchurch to play at the first Christchurch International Cup which was held at the grounds of the brand new Christchurch Football Centre 15-17 July. Read more...
National League - coaching announcement
I am pleased to announce the coaching staff for the Eastern Suburbs National League (NL) and National Youth League (NYL) teams. Of the five strong coaching team, four have been drawn directly from our clubs professional coaching staff...more
Freddy Farmer came from England to New Zealand in June 2009 with a Rugby and Fitness/Agility background, specifically in speed and endurance. When he arrived, Freddy spent a lot of his time watching on the touchlines of various clubs and followed up by sending out emails containing his experience and working background. An interested response from Chris Ruffell, Chairman of Eastern Suburbs AFC in 2010, gave Freddy the opportunity of working with young football players at our club. Read more..
National League Update # 3
In the last update (#2) we outlined our National Youth League eligibility criteria, which focuses on a ‘local’ or Eastern Suburbs centric model. The following update details our National League (senior men’s) eligibility criteria. Click here for the ESAFC National League eligibility criteria.
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Our friendly and well resourced club is
based at Madills Farm, Kohimarama - click here for information on contacting us