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Below you can find any player wanted adverts from local clubs looking to recruit Players, Coaches and Volunteers.

This page is an opportunity to advertise for local clubs and teams affiliated to Durham FA who are looking to recruit new players and/or coaches. All notices are kept on the noticeboard for up to 6 weeks and we ask that any interested applicants make contact named in the advert directly.

To advertise just email your advert details through the and once it has been approved by a member of staff it will appear below.

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(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)


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Club: Tow Law Town Ladies

Looking for: 

Tow Law Ladies are looking for a coach or coaches to help run the team.
We train on a Tuesday night 6.30 till 8.00 at North Durham Academy Stanley and play Sunday afternoons.

If you are interested please contact Barbara 07779219249.

Date Listed: 13.04.2021

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Club: Stockton Town Ladies

League: Durham County FA Women's League

Looking For: Stockton Town Ladies FC are looking for new players (16+) to strengthen our first team.

Our home pitch is the Map Group Stadium/Stockton Town FC and we play Sunday’s at 2pm in the DCFA Women’s Development Division. Our training is Thursday nights 7:30 - 9:00pm at Stockton Town FC (TS19 0QD).

We have a very friendly welcoming driven squad that under pins our core values of working hard and developing as individuals and as a team and this ethos contributes to the great team spirit we have within the squad and we would like more players to come and join us as we start our journey in this division.

If you want to know more about the opportunity to play first team football then please email or come along to one of our training sessions.

Date Listed: 21.09.2020

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Club: Chester Le Street Amazon Women's

League: Durham County FA Women's League

Looking For: The Amazon Women’s Team are looking for a goalkeeper to join the team for the 2020/2021 season as we embark on the new season in DCFA First Division. Our home pitch is at Houghton Kepier Academy and we play on Sunday afternoons with kick-off time 2pm. We also train at Houghton on Wednesday nights from 7pm to 9pm. The foundations of the Amazon team are based upon spirit, passion, commitment, dedication and the pure love of playing football. The team is family orientated and is run as professionally as possible with high quality strips, equipment, training and playing facilities. The Amazons squad have always created a friendly, welcoming and supportive environment which enables players to enjoy playing football while feeling valued and respected through being part of a team which is run fairly and properly to the benefit of everyone involved. If you are a goalkeeper, aged 16 or over and are interested in joining the Amazons Women’s team then please text head coach Shaun Ward on 07701 371887 or email to

Date Listed: 24.07.2020

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Club: Deerness Valley Hurricanes U16's

League: Russell Foster Youth League - Division 5

Looking For: Deerness Valley Hurricanes U16, based in Durham, are looking to add a few players to their squad for next season. We play in division 5 of the RFYL. If there are any U15's that want to play a year up then that is also welcome, we already have one player doing so. Ideally looking for a CB or a CF but other positions are available too. We had a squad of 17 last season and all players had a good amount of game time. No one sitting on the bench for full games. If interested please give Callum a text on 07423841899

Date Listed: 16.06.2020

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Club: Harraton AFC

Contact: Graham - 07887527378

League: Durham County FA U17's Saturday Morning League

Looking For:Hello to all in the football family I hope you are all staying safe and are well. Harraton FC are looking to continue next season into the Durham FA Saturday Morning Premier League Under 17's. We know that teams will be folding and not going into the league for the 2020/21 season so we thought we would put our position out. We know some players including some of our own will not be going into the league so if you are wanting to continue your football here is a great opportunity to do so. We have a fantastic set up with one of the best pitches in the north east at this level and a sponsor all set up for new gear. We are also in a financial position where we will hopefully be able to give players free football, yes that’s no subs. So if you like the sound of this and want to continue your football at a good level and great club get in touch with Graham on 07887527378 to discuss plans . The reason for the advert now is to give players/parents a lift and to think positive about the future and that WE WILL get through this and get back to normal. As soon as things are clear to do so we will get straight back into it.Stay safe 👍⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️

FA Charter Standard: YES

Date Listed: 09.06.2020

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Club: Birtley Town Juniors U16's

Contact: Susan - 07916147105

League: Durham County FA U16's League 

Looking For: Coach

Are you looking to coach a team?

Birtley Town Juniors U16s Boys are looking to strength their team by adding another coach, we are looking for someone who has passion and drive to help our current coach with the coaching and training of our team.

We have a strong developed team, we have a committed sponsor, Cosmic Blinds and excellent supporting parents.

We are in division 1 of the Durham FA league.

We train on a Thursday 7pm until 8pm in Birtley, DH3 2LP.

Matches are played on a Saturday, home and away.

If you don't currently have your football coaching qualifications, don't worry our club will arrange and pay for this for you.

Please contact Susan for further information - 07916147105

FA Charter Standard: YES

Date Listed: 10.02.2020



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Club: Birtley Town U16's

League: Durham County U16's Saturday League

Looking For: Centre Back/Defensive Midfielder

Birtley Town Juniors under 16’s (current year 11 in school) are looking for a centre back/defensive midfielder player to join their team, great set of lads and parents.

⚽️ Play in the Durham FA league, in division 1.

⚽️ Train on a Thursday 7pm until 8pm, at Lord Lawson of Beamish school, DH3 2LP.

⚽️ Football matches played on a Saturday, home and away.

If interested please get in touch either via our Facebook page Birtley Town u16 or contact Susan on 07916147105

FA Charter Standard: YES

Date Listed: 10.02.2020

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Club: Seaham Coast Youth FC - U16's 

Are looking for a coach who Want to take on an established team of U16s  who play in the Durham FA league on a Saturday.

Home games are at Seaham leisure center Training is currently on a Wednesday evening 5:00pm-6:00pm

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to get touch.  

Shaun Peart
Tel: 07792547522


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Club: Chester-le-Street Town - Under 10 Whites

Looking for: 
Are looking for additional u10 (year 5) players and offer the opportunity to train with a view to joining our enthusiastic squad. We currently play on a Saturday morning at Silksworth in division four and training is 18:30 on Thursdays in Chester-le-Street town centre.
Qualified coaching and a well supported club provide an environment for all kids to develop a healthy approach to sport.
If you have any questions or would like to attend a training session, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Contact: Nick Twinn T: 07817 451247 / E: 
Date Listed: 17.01.2020

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Club: Chester-le-Street Town - Under 10 Whites

Looking for: 
Are offering the opportunity to assist in the coaching our u10’s team. Enthusiasm is more important than experience and you will be assisted by a minimum of one other coach at all times. Support is additionally provided from a well structured club and involvement level can be discussed.
Saturday morning matches vary in time and will be optional, training is on Thursday evenings in Chester-one-Street town centre.
If you have any questions or would like to attend a training session, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Contact: Nick Twinn T: 07817 451247 / E: 

Date Listed: 17.01.2020

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