Add Attendee

You currently do not have any courses in your basket. Click here to view our Soccer Schools.

7 hours ago

🤲 FOOTBALL FOR ALL: A huge thank you to @NorthPandIClub for their continued support of our disabilities programmes…

10 hours ago

RT @Hayley_NE: Young people from Newcastle doing loads of #socialaction as part of their @NCS experience for @WEFoodbank! Great to see tha…

12 hours ago

It's Great Britain v The Netherlands in the #WorldTransplantGames final going on right now at Gateshead Internation…

14 hours ago

We are incredibly proud to be a part of the @WTGF_Games 2019 as the inspirational event comes to…

14 hours ago

@Parkdeanresorts @WTGF_Games Fantastic effort everyone, well done đź‘Ź Let the games begin! #WorldTransplantGames #WTG2019

Fill 3 Copy Created with Sketch.

NUFC Girls Pipped In Premier League Kicks Cup Final

A team of girls representing Newcastle United narrowly missed out on victory at the 2014 Premier League Kicks Cup.

The girls were among 600 young people from 47 professional football clubs who descended on Hackney Marshes, in East London, to take part in the tournament on Saturday 11 October.

The girls played eight games in total, winning six, drawing one and losing in the final to impressive Kicks Millwall side against who they had previously drew 1-1 in the group stage.

Newcastle United Foundation also sent a boys team to play in the Under 16 tournament, coming up against Arsenal, Derby, Millwall, Plymouth and local rivals Sunderland. The side narrowly missed out to Arsenal, who progressed to the knockout stages, despite an unbeaten campaign.

The event was the first time every club running a Kicks programme took part with teams from Plymouth Argyle in the south west to Newcastle United in the North East, from Swansea City in the west to Norwich City in the east.

It was a local team, from West Ham United Community Trust, who lifted the new trophy in the Under-16s’ category, while in the Under-18 girls Millwall, from across the River Thames, emerged triumphant.

Premier League Kicks originated from the Kickz programme, a partnership between the Premier League and the Metropolitan Police that started in 2006 to use the power of football to build safer, stronger communities.

In the past year, the programme which is funded by the Premier League and Sport England, engaged 40,854 young people, who attended in total more than 600,000 times. Of the 780 venues used for Kicks, more than 25% were located in the top 10% most deprived areas in the country and 73% were in the top 30% most deprived areas.

For more information about Newcastle United’s Kicks project contact

For more information on how you can get involved

Stay in touch

Sign up for our newsletter to receive updates and exclusive offers