Franklin United Football Club

Next Home Game

Franklin United v Claudelands Rover
25 April 2019, 3.00pm at Pukekohe

Waikato Unicol AFC

Our vision is to create a sustainable pathway to the top level for all football players, coaches and referees within the Franklin community.

We are challenging ourselves to change history and the past has shown us that the more talented youth players in our region have had to pursue their goals by joining an inner city club outside of the Franklin area. Without Franklin United, the opportunity for a pathway does not exist and this is putting extra pressure on local households and families, both socially and financially. Read on…

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Player Profile

Shameel Rao

Shameel Rao

Shameel, playing in shirt #14 was born in Fiji and joined Franklin United in 2018.  His favourite club is Manchester United and player Ryan Giggs.  His biggest influence is family support.

His favourite football memory is in the OFC Final playing against Waitakere United.

Latest News

We try to keep our supporters informed by frequently posting news and notices about Franklin United’s activities. Check back regularly to keep up-to-date or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

Franklin United Update #21

14 March 2019|

Franklin United is a regional club set up to cater for talent development across the Franklin Region.  On 5 March we expanded our member club base to include the Tuakau Soccer Club (TSC). This is a [...]

Franklin United Update #20

21 January 2019|

Welcome to the first edition of the Franklin United newsletter of 2019.  We promise this year will be as exciting as the last and a lot of work is going on behind the scenes to [...]

Girls In Football Event

21 December 2018|

Franklin United is excited to announce a Girls In Football event on Sunday 3 February at Drury United Football Club.  This initiative has been put into place as a lead on from the successful U17 [...]

Franklin Speaking Frankly

By Jim Evans

Franklin Speaking Frankly #15

8 April 2019|

Another season has rolled around again. I remember when I was coaching a long time ago now - in the days when we had to walk to the football pitch in our bare feet. There was a thing called a summer break. Those days have gone and everything keeps progressing. [...]

Franklin Speaking Frankly #14

11 March 2019|

A guidance through best practice Our number 1 priority at Franklin United is to provide the best pathways and opportunities for our Franklin community.  However, when considering the hot topic of improvement or striving to be the best you can be, it's important to not to preference quantity over quality:  I need to have my [...]

Franklin Speaking Frankly – Christmas Message

19 December 2018|

2018 is coming to a close and it has been another eventful year at Franklin United. I would like to start off by thanking everyone involved in helping the club achieve its dreams – dreams which are focused on supporting the Franklin community. The board held a review meeting at [...]


Our Main Sponsors

Franklin United is very grateful to the sponsors of our football club – their invaluable contributions help to keep costs down for our members. Please acknowledge our sponsors’ generosity and support their businesses where you can.