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Football training for boys and girls, Ages 5-16
Football School • Palmerston North • Soccer coaching for all skill levels

Former professional football player Shane Rufer offers an interactive football coaching for kids in Palmerston North. School of Football programmes are designed to help young players improve their football skills while having fun at the same time.

After School Clinics

All year football training every afternoon during the school term. Choose which days you participate.

Holiday Training

Half-day football coaching clinics run every day of the week during school holidays.

In-school Programmes

Shane visits schools, with a programme that uses football to teach positive values & build self-esteem.

Football Academy

Identifying & developing top young players - opportunities to participate in international tours & trials.


One-on-one, mentoring & advice for players looking to develop their football skills & meet specific goals.

Training is tailored to each child's abilities - setting realistic challenges that motivate kids to continue because they're having fun and gaining confidence as their football skills improve.

The Shane Rufer School of Football is based in Palmerston North, with participants coming from across the Manawatu and lower north island, from Taihape to Wanganui, Levin, Kapiti and Wellington.

Follow the Shane Rufer School of Football Japan Trip 2014 on Facebook.

Shane Rufer School of Football - CC44582 is a registered charitable entity in terms of the Charities Act 2005
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