Pre-season campaign

Our pre-season campaign commences on Saturday, 8th December when WT Birkalla and Raiders have a run out on the new Jack Smith Park, after the season’s break. All welcome to enjoy and see what these two teams will offer opponents in 2019. Details: Jack Smith Park Saturday, 8th December U18 – 11:00am Reserves – 1:00pm […]

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Club Coaching Announcement

Dear Members, West Torrens Birkalla Soccer Club is excited to announce the following club appointments for the upcoming 2019 South Australian State League 1 season. Chris Goddard has been appointed as Senior Coach.  The 2017 Coach of the Year was previously at Birkalla, coaching at a senior level for 5 years, from 2009 to 2014.  […]

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Goalkeeper Trials

WT Birkalla is pleased to announce the extension of its partnership with FULL REACH to include a junior goalkeeping development program for 2019. This initiative will enable the club to build on last season’s success of having 17 year old first team Goalkeeper, Joe Gauci, sign for Central Coast Mariners. If you have your sights on a […]

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Junior coaching positions

JUNIOR FOOTBALL COACHES REQUIRED (VOLUNTEER POSITIONS) Football is Australia’s fastest growing sport.  At WT Birkalla we have a long history of developing junior players, mainly boys.  In 2019, we will expand our teams to offer Female Football. Due to this expansion, our Club is now on the lookout for keen and passionate junior football coaches […]

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Relationship between soccer & life

Aside from relationships with family, friends, food, pets and culture, soccer is one component of my life that I have never, and will never lose love for. Everything has a reason. I will always believe that my path going forward will continue to make me grow as a person.I must accept what happens, as hard […]

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Relegation Letter from our Chairman

To our valued club members and families, On Sunday, 29th July, once our relegation from the National Premier League was confirmed, I immediately felt the need to pen an open letter to you, our loyal supporters. My first reaction is to apologise to you all, for what has been an extremely disappointing campaign. While I […]

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Birkalla Keeping the faith

The Birkalla Senior team are ‘keeping the faith’ according to Oliver Zafiridis, who has shared his thoughts on Sunday’s 3-2 loss to league leaders, Campbelltown City. “After the game on Sunday we were shattered,” he said. “Everyone worked so hard and to give away a 2-goal lead in the first half was very unfortunate. “Obviously […]

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Fighting spirit shown in 4 all draw

Birkalla left Polonia in Round 15 of the National Premier League SA with mixed, but solid results. A win for the Reserves, impressively in the dying minutes of their match, and draws for both the Under 18’s and Seniors. In the Senior grade, a 4-4 result was looking unlikely with the team down 4-1 in […]

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Gauci Signs with Central Coast Mariners

West Torrens Birkalla is delighted to confirm that Senior Keeper, Joe Gauci, has signed with A-League side Central Coast Mariners for the 2018/19 season! Joe, 17, is the first ever player to be signed on a scholarship contract with the club after taking part in a series of trials beginning in February. Currently in Year […]

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