Blacktown and Sydney FC Unite

Are you aged 12 years and under? Are you registered with the Blacktown District Soccer Football Association?

Are you aged 12 years and under? Are you registered with the Blacktown District Soccer Football Association?

If you answered yes to both of those questions you can become a Sydney FC ‘Junior Blue.- Being a Junior Blue will get you FREE entry into every one of Sydney FC-s 15 A-League home games at the Sydney Football Stadium this season.

The first game is a Grand Final replay against rival Melbourne Victory on Saturday 7 August.

Not stopping there, Sydney FC and the BDSFA today signed a signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will grow the world game in the Blacktown area.

The partnership will see the Sky Blues engage with the thousands of junior registered players in the District through clinics, player appearances and match day experiences while also offering discounted ticketing and club merchandise.

While the BDSFA coaching staff will have the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas with Sydney FC-s championship winning counterparts, attend specific Sydney FC training sessions and have promising young players- trial with the newly established Sydney FC Academy.

Blacktown Association President Ian Westray and Sydney FC Head of Football Stefan Kamasz signed the MOU to formalise the agreement.

“We have thousands of young boys and girls who will get a thrill out of attending Sydney FC games, meeting their players and learning more about the game,” Westray said.

“We look forward to getting a lot out of the agreement for all levels of the Blacktown association. We will use this opportunity to further develop our players, coaches and staff.”

The BDSFA is affiliated with Football NSW (FNSW) and responsible for the administration and development of football within the local government areas around Blacktown, Mt, Druitt, Parklea and Seven Hills.

The MOU will commence on Saturday 1 May 2010.