Franklin United has been formed by two clubs – Pukekohe AFC and Drury AFC – to bring together the finest football talent within the Franklin region.
The Franklin United vision – to create a sustainable pathway to the top level for young football players in the Franklin region.
Pukekohe AFC has built a strong relationship with Franklin United from the beginning of 2016, which will continue to grow for many years to come.
Franklin United Football Academy (FUYA)
In 2018 Franklin United will launch FUYA (Franklin United Youth Academy). The Academy is targeting top players in the age groups 12-17 years old. The Academy will select one team from each age group and this team will play under Franklin United for 2018. The teams will play in the regular AFF competitions, aiming for a spot in either the Metro or Championship Divisions. Franklin United has appointed a full-time Director of Football, Ben Fletcher, who will oversee the Academy and work with the coaches to deliver the Academy programme.
Franklin United Young FU’s (Young Foos)
In 2018 Franklin United will launch Young FUs (Young Franklin United players). The Academy is targeting top players in the age groups of 10-11 years old. Players will attend the Academy part time during the year.
Franklin United are looking for coaches to help deliver Football in Schools during Term 2 and Term 3. It is during school time at local Franklin Schools and the successful recipient will be paid $25.00 per hour. For more information please contact: Ben Fletcher Mob: 021 024 88798
Franklin United ‘Holiday Camp’
Franklin United are holiday a School Holiday Camp, open to 6-14 yrs olds. 16th-19th July at Pukekohe, Bledisloe Park, John Street, Pukekohe from 9am-3pm. Cost is $100 for week or $30 per day. Register now via: www.franklinunited.nz