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Equal Footingball Divisions: Inclusive competitions catering for 9-year-olds to adults

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Currently on off-season (October to April):

  • Talk with your NDIS provider about setting up a sport activity lifestyle with pathway and development goals
  • Summer All-Abilities Futsal has returned with locations in Ballajura, Bibra Lake and Craigie

EFD returns in 2019 with registrations February onwards, commencing April 7.


Cockburn City Soccer Club; 2018 Division One Winners

Western Knights Soccer Club; 2018 Division Two Winners

Christopher Minutillo; Division One top goal scorer for 2018


Why Equal Footingball Division exists: Football West’s vision is to make the game accessible and a great experience for all! The competition allows community members to fully participate in club activities and experience the game as others do.


How it works:

Participating clubs provide fun and inclusive training and small-sided games each winter competition season.

People from age 9 who would find it difficult to play a large pitch game at full speed can learn skills, grow confidence and develop teamwork at their own pace.

Three different tailored playing levels help many players with competitive disadvantages, including disabilities, to discover and enjoy the game at a comfortable level.

It is generally a once-weekly commitment between April and September with breaks for school holidays and long weekends.

The rules, which are used by other club teams each weekend, are similar to the international Special Olympics and 7-a-side CP formats.

Players are constantly encouraged to set goals and aim to always improve.

Some of the more common targets are:

  • Score a goal
  • Make new friends
  • Be able to take on and beat other players
  • Win a championship with my club team
  • Join the growing number of current EFD players who have represented Western Australia in Paralympic and Special Olympics national games and have represented Australia at international level
  • Advance from Equal Footingball Division into other levels of the game
  • Win the prestigious Disabilities in Football Award (David Cantoni Medal)

The levels on offer are:

Division Three: ages 9+ with emphasis on fun and learning for beginners and players improving skill, speed and agility.

Division Two: age 12+ with an emphasis on experienced players improving skill, game awareness and physical capability at their own pace

Division One: age 14+ for the most advanced players, especially those seeking to represent their state or country and progress into stronger levels of competition


  • Players need to be able to move unassisted around a small pitch, with concession for walking aids.
  • Insurance considerations may differ for injuries players have previously suffered.

field of players enjoying game

Club Contact Details
ClubVenueContact personPhoneEmail
Cockburn City Soccer ClubBeale Park, SpearwoodSue Minutillo0413 562 205heidilazzaro@optusnet.com.au
Kalamunda United FCMaida Vale Reserve, Maida ValeCraig McCarthy0412 702 977secretarykufc@gmail.com
Lynwood United Football ClubHossack Reserve, ParkwoodKym James0403 796 994lynwood.united.fc@gmail.com; kbjames1@hotmail.com
Peel RFC (independent regional program)Bortolo Park , GreenfieldsBelinda Oldfieldprfc2011@hotmail.com.au
Tuart Hill Junior SCWoodchester Reserve, NollamaraAngie Belfiore0416 267 567angie@tuarthilljuniorsc.com.au
Western Knights Soccer ClubDavis Oval, Mosman ParkHelen Cairns0421 328 594westernknights1968@gmail.com
Whitford City FCWarrandyte Park, CraigieDavid Jackson0431 317 347davidjackson339@optusnet.com.au

We are also taking expressions of interest from players for other areas.


2018 Division One Results

Woodchester Park, Nollamara
THJSC / LUFC / KUFC 5 v 7 WKgts / CCSC
10/06/2018Davis Oval, Mosman Park1 WKgts / LUFC / THJSC 1 v 7 CCSC / KUFC
24/06/2018Beale Park, SpearwoodCCSC / KUFC 9 v 9 LUFC / WKgts / THJSC
15/07/2018Hossack Reserve, ParkwoodCCSC 7 v 3 THJSC / WKgts / KUFC
29/07/2018Maida Vale Reserve, Maida ValeKUFC / THJSC / WKgts 1 v 4 CCSC / LUFC
05/08/2018Woodchester Park, NollamaraTHJSC / LUFC / WKgts 7 v 3 CCSC / LUFC
19/08/2018Beale Park, SpearwoodCCSC 7 v 2 LUFC / WKgts / THJSC
26/08/2018Hossack Reserve, ParkwoodLUFC / THJSC / KUFC 1 v 3 CCSC / WKgts
02/09/2018Davis Oval, Mosman ParkWKgts / THJSC / KUFC 8 v 3 CCSC
09/09/2018 (final championship round)Maida Vale Reserve, Maida ValeKUFC / LUFC / THJSC / WKgts 6 v 4 CCSC / THJSC
16/09/2016Beale Park, SpearwoodWORLD CUP THEME CARNIVAL WIND-UP

2018 Division One Ladder

ClubWinsDrawsLossesGoals forPoints
Cockburn City SC6135019
Western Knights SC514316
Lynwood United FC4162513
Kalamunda United FC3141110
Tuart Hill JSC317910

2018 Division Two Ladder

ClubWinsDrawsLossesGoals forPoints
Western Knights SC7113322
Lynwood United FC5123816
Kalamunda United FC4141013
Cockburn City SC3163510
Tuart Hill JSC20566

I scored a goal in 2018!

PlayerClubDivision One Totals
Minutillo, ChristopherCockburn City SC23
Johnstone, ChristopherLynwood United FC21
Mitchell, JasonCockburn City SC18
McGrath, DanielKalamunda United FC9
Kolasa, EdmondTuart Hill JSC4
Pentland, EwenLynwood United FC4
Casella, EmilyTuart Hill JSC3
Dixon, DeanCockburn City SC3
Brandish, MatthewCockburn City SC2
Jones, BrendonCockburn City SC2
Amato. PatCockburn City SC1
Greig, HarryKalamunda United FC1
Masters, BrendonTuart Hill JSC1
Nero, SteffanCockburn City SC1
Ng, JustinWestern Knights SC1
Sharp, CadenWestern Knights SC1
Amoah, EmannuelTuart Hill JSC
Barker, TarkinCockburn City SC
Bender, IsaacCockburn City SC
Bovell, DeeghanKalamunda United FC
Cairns, ChristopherWestern Knights SC
Fuller, NicholasLynwood United FC
Harwood, GeorgeCockburn City SC
Hunt, JamesKalamunda United FC
James, JoshuaLynwood United FC
James, MatthewLynwood United FC
Lowery, JessKalamunda United FC
Major, CorbynTuart Hill JSC
May, BenWestern Knights SC
Mher, OmaidTuart Hill JSC
Mins-Kinrade, LynetteCockburn City SC
Morris, NikkiCockburn City SC
Nathan, JarrodWestern Knights SC
Nellini, AndrewTuart Hill JSC
Northcourt, StaceyLynwood United FC
Oroz, LukaCockburn City SC
Properjohn, LennyCockburn City SC
Raesu, EugeniLynwood United FC
Raneses, MichaelTuart Hill JSC
Rea, StephenLynwood United FC
Ryan, MaureenKalamunda United FC
Samson, EmmaCockburn City SC
Samson, KateCockburn City SC
Seaman, SamCockburn City SC
Smith, TomasKalamunda United FC
Sow, KimCockburn City SC
Stone, JoshuaWestern Knights SC

Resources and Related Information:

Check out the EFD community’s own facebook page

2019 Calendar – under construction

EFD competition rules – under construction

Historical EFD results & scorers

All-abilities access and inclusion general information

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