Football is about players.

There are footballers of all shapes and sizes playing the game for a variety of reasons but no matter what your motivations you want to maximise your enjoyment and success.

In this section you can learn more about the pathways for players of all abilities and aspirations and get an insight into WaiBOP’s talent development programmes including the New Zealand Footballs new National Talent Centres for talented young players.

Within the toolbox you’ll also find information to help you get, and stay, in the best shape throughout the season and achieve your own goals.