The Central Coast Mariners are excited to announce our inaugural Schools Cup starting in term 4, for year 5 and 6 students from schools across the Central Coast and northern suburbs of Sydney.
Registrations are OPEN for The Schools Cup Gala Day which will be held at the Central Coast Mariners Centre of Excellence across Thursday November 15 & Thursday November 22 (each school will only play on one of the above days).
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org NOW to register your school! Places are strictly limited and will be allocated on a first in, first served basis.
The final of the Schools Cup will be played on the main pitch at Central Coast Stadium on Saturday, 1 December as a curtain raiser to our Hyundai A-League match against Sydney FC.
Teams from each school can include girls and boys from years 5 and 6 who will play in a 7 v 7 format. Each team is allowed to register a maximum of 10 players per team.
- Gala Day to take place across one of the two Thursdays (November 15 & 22 – teams will be advised after registrations)
- Finalists to play at Central Coast Stadium on Saturday, 1 December before a Hyundai A-League match
- Any primary schools from the Central Coast and northern suburbs of Sydney are eligible to register
What you will receive for participating in the Schools Cup:
- Each student and teacher from all participating teams will receive a free ticket to the Sydney FC game on the day of the final
- The two finalist Schools will be allocated a whole bay for school support on the evening of the cup final (before the Sydney FC game on 1st December) along with 1 free adult ticket for every student in the two finalist squads.
- For the winning team, every student is awarded a free Season (My Club) Mariners Membership.
Inaugural Mariners Schools Cup Gala Day
Venue: Central Coast Mariners Centre of Excellence
Date: Thursday15th OR 22nd November (each school will only play on one day)
Entry Cost: $180 per team. (Approximately $20 per Player)
Format: 7v7, Maximum number of players allowed to register 10, minimum 7. (Schools are to send best 9 players for the gala days regardless of gender)
Inaugural Schools Cup Grand Final
Venue: Central Coast Stadium
Date: Saturday, 1st December 2018 (before Sydney FC game)