2024 Registration Basics 

Online Registrations OPEN Friday January 5th 2024

Registrations for the 2024 Winter Season OPEN www.playfootball.com.au

To Register you must Sign In to Playfootball  using an email or social media account (same method you used in previous years).  If you no longer have access to this email please contact Play Football Help.

Forgotten your password?  You’ll be prompted during the profile claiming process.

New to the area? You can find a local club here

Registering school aged player/s?  Before you start, download your Active Kids Voucher to redeem when finalising registrations.


As early as possible in January.  Clubs generally require all players to be registered by first week of February in order to finalise teams for the season.  Check your chosen Club's website/Facebook Page for details.


  1. Returning Players - To Register you must first claim your profile.  If you played in 2023, use the same method you used in 2023.  That is:

  • your email address; OR

  • your Facebook login; OR

  • your Google login.

Play Football will match your details (name and date of birth, etc).If you used your email and have forgotten your password, simply follow the prompts in Play Football. If you have any difficulty the Support desk will assist you.

New Players - Create a New Profile www.Playfootball.com.au

Now you’re ready to register yourself and any linked family members. Before you start make sure you have the following ready to use:

  • Have your credit/debit card ready to pay online

  • If you are registering school age children please have your 2024 Active Kids Voucher ready to use for payment when finalising your registration. 

  • Have your photo ready to upload (if required, ALL Male & Female Players who are playing in U10/W10 age group must upload a current passport style photo to their profile.)


  1. If you have any problems or queries with your online registration please contact Play Football Help or call 8880 7983


Team Preference Option: this is a timesaver for our club volunteers, your compliance when prompted will be appreciated. 

  1. If you have any Club related queries please contact your local club.


  1. SEASON START DATE: - Round 1 on 6/7 April – To be eligible to play Round 1 ensure your registration is finalised on time.  Club Registration deadlines exist to meet the SSFA Office deadline of 9.00am Monday 26 February.

COMPETITION DATES: https://shirefootball.com.au/important-dates/

  1. Support your club committee members by registering on time, completing all required information.


Active Kids Program

You must apply and receive your voucher before registering your child to play.

Keep it to use when you register online to play via the Play Football website.

Click Here for more information and answers to help you through the process.

ID Photos

ID Photos are required for all Male and Female players U10/W10 and ALL NEW players wo are playing in U10/W10 and ABOVE age groups, must upload a current passport style photo to thier profile.

For individuals that require a photo as part of their registration, please ensure the photo is a passport style image of the head only. Hats and sunglasses must not be worn in the photo.  If you require sports glasses to enable you to play then your profile photo must display you wearing these sports glasses. You will need to contact the club registrar for more detailed information that is required of you as the glasses will also require approval from SSFA.

Please Note: any inappropriate photos may result in your registration being declined.


Club Team Grading Information

Refer to your club website.


Round 1

Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 April

To see all competition dates for 2024 season https://shirefootball.com.au/  Choose About SSFA / Important Dates



Refer to your club website.


Interested in Coaching or Managing a team?

Clubs are run by Volunteers and rely on extra help from parents and senior players.

  1. Playfootball Coach/Volunteer Registration Register as a Coach or Manager/Volunteer for the season  (Managers/Volunteers follow the same link; Volunteer option will be shown after you begin the registration steps) 

  2. WWC check – Number and Expiry date and Date of Birth.

  3. FIND MY WWC details (LOST OR MISPLACED)? Click here to retrieve.

  4. When you have completed the above, send details to your club.

  5. If your club is listed below as a Shared Services Club, please either log in or register to update/setup your profile to ensure your receive Coach/Manager information from your club throughout the season.Thank you for ensuring your club complies with FNSW Policy.


MyCompApp Access & Functionality

  • After you register as a Coach or Team Manager in Playfootball your registration will feed to MyCompApp adding the role (Coach or Team Manager) to your MCA account.  This will allow your club registrar to allocate you to your nominated team.  The feed can take up to 12 hours in peak periods. 
  • On your smart phone - Download the SSFA MyCompApp Google Play for Android devices OR App store for iDevices.
  • Access MyCompApp using www.ssfa.mycompapp.com and sign in using your FA ID number or the email address you used to Register in Playfootball.  Note:  If you used your email to register other family members you will find it easier to sign in to MCA using your FA/Reg ID.
  • Your default password is the first two letters of your First name, with the first one capitalised, the four numbers of your day and month of birth, the last two letters of your last name.  For example: John Smith born 12/02/1970 = Jo1202th
  • Sign in is the same on a PC/laptop or a smart phone and click on CMS to access your roles.  If you have more than one role, ie. Player, Coach, Referee, Click on the drop down arrow beside the displayed role and select the one you want to use.
  • Having problems? Click on FAQs for Help and “how to” tips


Registration for this website is only applicable to Coaches, Managers & Committee of Clubs that are participating in Shared Services:

  • Barden Ridgebacks Football Club

  • Bonnet Bay Football Club

  • Como Jannali Football Club

  • Cronulla RSL Soccer Club

  • Cronulla Seagulls Football Club

  • Engadine Crusaders Football Club

  • Engadine Eagles Football Club

  • Grays Point Soccer Club

  • Gwawley Bay Football Club

  • Gymea United Football Club

  • Loftus Yarrawarrah Football Club

  • St Patricks Football Club

  • Sylvania Heights Football Club