Welcome to the website of The Cove FC ( soccer) club which is situated at the Cove Sports and Community Complex at Oval Road Hallett Cove.                                                                 The Cove FC is registered with the Football Federation of South Australia (FFSA) and participates in the State League 1 with Seniors, Reserves and Under 18 teams, Junior Premier League (JPL), Junior State League (JSL), Miniroos (U6-U11) and FFSA girls competitions.

The Cove FC fields Miniroo and Junior teams from Under 6s to Under 16s inclusive, Under 13 and Under 15 girls teams ( under Cove Marion WFC), Over 35s, Under 18s, Reserves and Seniors teams.


This week at the Cove Fc the SENIORS , RESERVES AND UNDER 18s are playing?

Our Seniors finished 7th for Season 2017 after a great win 2-1 against Sturt Lions.

The Reserves lost 0-2 and will now face 3rd placed South Adelaide at Smith Partners Stadium (Modbury’s home ground) at 12pm in an Elimination Final.

The Under 18s won 3-2 and finished 4th and will play White City at Adelaide Shores at 2pm in an Elimination final as well. Good luck to both teams

Coaching applications for season 2018 are invited 

The Cove FC is seeking expressions of interest from all interested persons in relation to coaching positions for Under 6 to Under 16s for Season 2018.
The Cove FC offers guidance and support for all coaches from our Director of Football and Technical Director Tom Ballantyne,  as well as assistance with coaching licences and a financial incentive .
For all enquiries please complete the Junior Coaching application and forward to Tom Ballantyne on tom.ballantyne@thecovefc.com


The Cove FC is delighted to announce that trials for Under 10 to Under 16 teams  will be held at the Cove Complex Hallett Cove during the week of 25th September to 28th September , please refer to our Trials information page 

Trials for Cove Marion WFC ( girls) teams will also be held the week commencing Monday 25th September at Club Marion Sturt Rd Marion. Please refer to our Cove Marion WFC trials information page 

Registrations for Miniroos Under 6 to Under 9 teams will be online only ( i.e. no trials for these teams ) please refer to our Registration page 

All enquiries to Club Secretary on secretary@thecovefc.com

breaking news – new sporting facility for the cove fc to be built at majors road ohalloran hill

The State Government today announced a $10 million commitment as part of its State Budget to assist local clubs to meet growing demand .
The Cove FC is delighted to announce it will receive $2.5 million from the State Government with the City of Marion to contribute $2.5 million to build a purpose built facility to include 2 artificial pitches and clubrooms on Majors road O’Halloran Hill .
This is a very exciting milestone and achievement for our club and we would like to thank Kris Hanna, Mayor City Of Marion and Michael Carter FFSA for their support, Tom Koutsantonis MP and the State Government for their support of football in this state as well as our hard working committee led by our Chairman Leo De Pretis and our valued sponsors . Further details available here 


THE COVE FC is delighted to announce a JUNIOR ACADEMY for Term 3 2017.

The Cove FC Junior Academy will be run by our Director of Football Tom Ballantyne .Tom has a wealth of experience with junior players and holds his FFA/AFC A licence. All sessions will be conducted at the following times with a maximum of 15 participants per session:

Under 9’s to Under 12’s   Mondays 6pm to 7pm at the Cove Complex Oval Rd Hallett Cove

Under 13’s to Under 16’s  Fridays 5.30pm to 6.30pm at Capella Reserve Cappella drive Hallett Cove

Sessions will be for one hour and will commence  3rd  Term – Monday 24th July  to Friday 29th September  (inclusive).  Pricing  for current The Cove FC Players $150 each per Term.  Non Cove FC Players $250 each per Term (cost includes training by fully licensed coaches and a The Cove FC Academy Kit).

Places are limited, all registrations and enquiries to be directed to The Cove FC Secretary Jane on secretary@thecovefc.com


The Junior Academy School Holiday Clinics will be based at the Cove Complex Oval Road Hallett Cove.

Sessions for the September School Holidays will be posted in due course.

Session time 9am to 1pm (4 hours)  Pricing: 3 Days $80, 2 Days $55 and 1 Day $30

All enquiries to our secretary on secretary@thecovefc.com

sponsors, valued supporters and life members

The Cove FC recently entertained its Sponsors, Valued supporters and Life Members at our Friday night home game on Friday 19th May 2017 . It was a great night with both our Senior and reserves teams recording a win, and a great opportunity for The Cove FC committee to show its appreciation of the support our Sponsors, Supporters and Life Members provide our club.


The Cove FC is excited to announce the nomination of Junior Girls Squads for the upcoming season 2017. These squads for Under 13s and Under 15 girls  will be based at the Club Marion Sports Complex situated at Sturt Rd Marion. Cove Marion is seeking a few additional players for its Under 13 and Under 15 squads.

For further details please contact Larissa Willoughby at girls.coordinator@thecovefc.com


The Cove FC looks forward to season 2017 , and we thank all of our 2017 sponsors for their support.