The Thea Slatyer Cup

Girls High School Competition

Hosted at the Northern Suburbs Football Association (NSFA) home of football, the NSFA Thea Slatyer Cup is a competition across an exciting two days of school football. Bringing together high school teams from across the Northern Suburbs of Sydney and broader NSW, the tournament intends to celebrate girls playing football by showcasing the inclusiveness, enjoyment, and camaraderie the game provides. 

The Thea Slatyer Cup is FREE to enter. 

The NSFA Thea Slatyer Cup will be conducted across two days, with teams in Years 7 & 8 taking part in the Junior Cup on Day 1, before Years 9 & 10 and Years 11 & 12 participating in the Senior Cup on Day 2. 

Teams will score points throughout the day by winning matches however they will have the chance to be awarded bonus points throughout the day for a variety of reasons, including fair play and school spirit. 

2024 Tournament Details

The next Thea Slatyer Cup will take place across two days of Term 4, 2024 at North Turramurra Recreation Area, providing all high school aged girls in Year 7– 12 the chance to take part in our association wide football gala day. 

Junior Thea Slatyer Cup (9v9 playing format): Tuesday, 29th October (Years 7 and 8)

Senior Thea Slatyer Cup (9v9 playing format): Wednesday, 30th October (Years 9 and 10 & 11 and 12)

Each day will bring together schools and girls from throughout the Northern Suburbs of Sydney and beyond. Each school can nominate up to 4 teams, with a competition winner awarded following our unique points system. 

The day intends to celebrate girls playing football, bringing together regular players and non-players to showcase the inclusiveness, enjoyment and camaraderie football as a sport provides.

Behind the name

Thea Slatyer started her Youth career at Northbridge FC and Greenwich FC. She is an Olympian, and former member of the Australia Women’s National Football Team, The Matildas.

Click here to read more on Thea Slatyer’s legacy at the NSFA!

2023 Thea Slatyer Cup Recap

The Northern Suburbs Football Association (NSFA) is delighted to announce the remarkable success of its inaugural Thea Slatyer Cup, a girls’ high school football tournament held on November 14 and 15, 2023.

Click here to read the full NSFA 2023 tournament summary
Click here to read the Football Australia Media Release

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