Mini-Soccer (4 years – 7 years)

Footy for Tots Mini-Soccer is the next step for our little budding football stars.

Our Mini-Soccer sessions are for children in school year Reception & Year 1. All our sessions are designed to encourage players to be confident with the ball at their feet and feel comfortable to take risks to help develop creativity on the ball.

Our Mini-Soccer program runs in partnership with Roseacre Raiders FC, a local FA Chartered Standard Club. This very unique partnership provides our players with a pathway from our Soccer School to play in a local league as a team at Under 7s.

Our Mini-Soccer sessions take place on Saturday mornings 9:15am – 11:30pm at Roseacre Junior School.

Reception – 9:15am-10:15am

Year 1 – 10:15am-11:15am

Year 2 – 11:15am-12:15pm (season 2019-20 only)

All age groups are coached by coaches who are FA Qualified & CRC Checked.

To book your child onto one of our sessions, simply click the Sign Up button bellow and fill out the booking form. Once we have received your booking request we will email you to confirm your child’s place at the session (don’t forget to check your spam).

Our link with Roseacre Raiders FC is explained further below.

Roseacre Raiders FC (Junior Raiders)

Footy for Tots has a formal link with Roseacre Raiders Football Club to run their Junior Raiders programme. This unique partnership allows the club to offer all it’s young players the best possible football coaching at an early age, while allowing the club to produce team/s at U7s every season.

When signing up for our Soccer School (Junior Raiders) your child will get the full experience of being involved within a grassroots club. Although Footy for Tots is the coaching provider, the players and parents will get the full support and guidance from the football club, just as you would when playing for any local grassroots club.

Once the players reach our Year 1 group, Footy for Tots alongside Roseacre Raiders will look for a parent within the group to become a Team Manager. The parent will get the full support of the club and Footy for Tots to help them prepare for the exciting challenge ahead. All courses are paid for by the club.


We offer a free trial to all new players, after that our fees are £20.99 a month (September – July). Payment details will be emailed once your child has signed up.

Term Dates

Our Terms run alongside school Terms and all dates for the current season are outlined below.

Term 1 – 07/09/19 -12/10/19

Term 2 – 02/11/19 -14/12/19

Term 3 – 11/01/20 -15/02/20

Term 4 – 29/02/20 -04/04/20

Term 5 – 25/04/20 -23/05/20

Term 6 – 06/06/20 -18/07/20

Please note, Footy for Tots will not be accountable should a session be suspended or cancelled due to adverse weather. For further details, see our Terms & Conditions.


Once registered, players will need to purchase a Junior Raiders Training top (£15). It’s recommended that players wear this top to training with Royal Blue shorts & socks. Training top can be purchased from your coach at your first session.

Additional items can be purchased from the club’s official shop. We recommend one or more of the following items for the colder months;

Club Shop –

Rain Coat

Tracksuit Top

All players must wear shin pads, football boots & come with a drink.