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Welcome to Wildcats

Have Fun. Make Friends. Play Football.

What is Wildcats?

Wildcats is for girls aged 5-11 who want to get involved with football for the very first time or want the opportunity to play with other girls their own age.

At Wildcats, girls are able to play football in a fun and friendly environment which provides the perfect setting for girls to meet new friends, build confidence and stay active.

There are over 1,600 providers that run Wildcats sessions across England and they are all delivered by FA qualified coaches. Use our finder tool below, it’s really easy to discover where and when your local Wildcats sessions are taking place.

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Benefits of Wildcats

  • Step 1

    1. Boost confidence

    81% of Parents have said that their daughters have increased in confidence since attending Wildcats sessions.

  • Step 2

    2. Meet new friends

    Wildcats sessions are a great way for young girls to meet new friends. 71% of parents have said that this is true for their daughter.
  • Step 3

    3. Getting active

    With regular fun and engaging sessions at Wildcats, this is a great way for girls 5-11 to get and stay active, whilst taking their first steps in to trying football for the first time or with other girls their own age.
  • Step 4

    4. Introduction to football

    Wildcats provides a fun and friendly environment for girls to play football. Whether it’s for the first time or they’re simply wanting to play with other girls their age – Wildcats caters for everyone.

Become a Wildcats Provider

Do you want to inspire our future Lionesses and help to make a positive change for girls’ football in your local community? Great news, we are currently accepting applications to become a Wildcats provider

Useful things to know:

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What to expect

Wildcats sessions normally happen after school or at the weekend

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Boost confidence

Wildcats football sessions can increase young girls' morale in many ways

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Volunteer at Wildcats

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