NZF Youth Futsal Championships 2024

The NZF Youth Futsal Championships are back! Canterbury Utd will have 6 teams that will be selected to compete in the NZF Youth Futsal Championships this year.
The tournament will be played at the Akau Tangi Sports Centre in Wellington on 7th-10th December 2024.

For any further queries please contact Chris Sinclair at

Applications are OPEN


There are 6 Head Coaching positions available for these teams:
15's, 17's and 19's Girls + 15’s, 17’s and 19’s Boys


Applicants will need to have previously coached Futsal in a competitive environment (i.e. Wednesday or Sunday Competitions; Schools; Previous Youth & Senior Futsal Tournaments).

Applicants will need to have a background in Futsal and/or Football coaching.

Applicants will need to hold a NZF Futsal Level 2 Coaching Qualification or above​​​​​​​.

To apply, please email the Letter Of Interest and a brief CV which will include:
- Your previous experience as a Futsal Coach, Player or Manager
​​​​​​​- The age group you would prefer to Coach


Managers can express their interest by emailing Chris Sinclair with the intended team they would like to be involved with and support the Head Coach.

Successful Coaches & Managers will be required to complete a Police Vetting form.

Any further queries & all applications can be sent to

NZF Youth Futsal Championships 7th - 10th December 2024
Akau Tangi Sports Centre, Wellington   

Players must be actively playing in Term 3 and Term 4 Mainland Futsal Affiliated Leagues (Secondary School Futsal in Term 4 counts towards this.),

Players born in the following years will be eligible to play in the respective grades:​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​19's Grade: 2005  - 2006
17's Grade: 2007  -  2008
15's Grade: 2009  -  2010

An example to be eligible for Under 19s: Players must be a maximum of 19 years old by the end of the calendar year in which Youth Futsal Champs 2024 is played. All players of each participating team were born on or after January 1, 2005.

Please check which age group you fit into for the correct age to select in the registration form.