XLR8 offers year-round football development programs for community footballers within the NSFA, powered by professional and experienced Northern Tigers FC development coaches.

The XLR8 vision is to strengthen grassroots football by providing all community players with the opportunity to access high quality coaching and player development opportunities. In doing so, XLR8 will strengthen the technical foundation for all players within NSFA and raise the quality of football and player engagement with the world game.

XLR8 reinvests all profits into the NSFA, supporting future growth of football participation and development in the region.

Check out all of our different programs below!



Scroll down to get an overview of all our programs, or click on the buttons below for more information and to register!

Small-Sided Football

XLR8 Small Sided Football offers the chance for your child to develop their technical skills in a game based environment, with the focus on technical development, decision making, problem solving and enjoyment.

XLR8 has joined the likes of the Belgium Football Association by directing all young football players to practice within small sided games to accelerate their problem solving, decision-making and technical skills.

Players will participate in the following exercises during the session

  • Ball Mastery
  • 2 v 2 technical development
  • 4v4 Games
Small-Sided Football

Holiday Clinics

Our Holiday Clinics are a fun, safe environment for players to develop their football. Our highly qualified and experienced youth development coaches follow the Football Federation Australia National Curriculum.

Players are grouped together according to age, friends and skill level to ensure all players achieve maximum development and enjoyment.

Holiday Clinics

Small Group Coaching

Small Group Coaching is a high intensity training environment where individual technique is the core focus. Groups are no larger than four people and it is a fantastic opportunity for players to develop and receive feedback on their technique. Small Group Coaching is only available to representative level players or NSFA Diamond League/Super League players. If you meet this requirement, please use the enquiries link to find out more information and how to register.


Women’s Skill Training

Our Women’s Skill Training provides a training environment for all age women to develop their skills and gain a better understanding of the game. Players of all skill and experience levels are welcome.

Women’s Skill Training

Goalkeeper Academy

The XLR8 goalkeeping academy program is delivered through the weekly football school and holidays clinics. Additionally, NSFA clubs have the opportunity to request the goalkeeping academy to deliver sessions at their club

Goalkeeper Academy

Our Partners

Auto One
Besteam Sport
Football NSW
Foundation IT
Northern Tigers
Wahroonga Village Podiatry