(COVID-19) Update of Soccer in New Brunswick

Friday October 23rd, 2020


Memo: (COVID-19) Update of Soccer in New Brunswick

Zone 1 (Moncton region) transitioned back to Yellow at 12:01 a.m this morning.  As a result Soccer New Brunswick is resuming all Soccer activities in Zone 1 to include, but not limited to, all competitions, training, coach and match official education and team building activities and Low-contact games play.


Soccer Travel can also resume for Participants in Zone 1 to participate in Soccer Activities in Zones 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 (Zones in Yellow level) https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/corporate/promo/covid-19/recovery.html#roadmap.

Zone 5 (Campbellton region) remains at the Orange level with an additional restriction to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the region.  As a result Soccer New Brunswick is continuing with the suspension of all activities in Zone 5 to include, but not limited to, all competitions, training, coach and match official education and team building activities.

We continue to thank you for your support and the work you are all doing in your organizations and communities.

Keep well and stay positive.

Soccer Nouveau-Brunswick
Tél. : (506) 850-9031
Courriel: admin@soccernb.org



1216 Sand Cove Road




Position Available

Part-time TD


Application Deadline: October 19, 2020

Starting Date: November 2nd / 2020

Hours per week: 25 hrs a week


Saint John Soccer Club is the largest recreational sporting club in Saint John, New Brunswick with over 800 members playing in age categories from U5 to Adult COED. Our Club is currently looking to fill the new position of TD.


Experience & Education


  • Playing at a competitive level
  • Head coach of teams at the competitive and community level
  • Post-secondary education relating to the field of Sport and Recreation, Education, Physical Education or a related field.


Duties of the TD


  • Attend and coach within all Excel Academy sessions from U5 to U18
  • Report to the Board of Directors on specific projects
  • Lead model sessions that further educate coaches working through their CSA coaching pathway
  • Develop and implement new programs
  • Assist during competitive team try outs (spring)
  • Regular on field support
  • Promotion of the sport and club
  • Other tasks as required


Preferred Qualifications and skills


  • CSA B license part 1 or equivalent
  • CSA Children’s license or working towards the certification
  • NCCP Making Ethical Decision training
  • NCCP Learning facilitator core training
  • Experience coaching at different levels
  • Experience implementing programs & able to meet program deadlines
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Has a strong ability to lead groups


Further details will be provided at time of interview. Saint John Soccer Club thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Saint John Soccer will offer a competitive compensation package that reflects the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate. If interested, please respond by sending your cover letter and CV to:  Cuilean@saintjohnsoccer.ca

COVID-19 Update

Friday Oct 9 th, 2020

RE: Suspension of Play (COVID-19) Code Orange: Zone 1 & 5

Soccer New Brunswick has been monitoring the most recent developments with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) for New Brunswick. Effective tonight Zone 1 and 5 are returning to the orange level of the Covid-19 recovery plan. All Organized Soccer activities in Zone 1 and 5 will be suspended awaiting further direction from Government.

Soccer New Brunswick is suspending all activities in Zone 1 and 5 to include, but not limited to, all competitions, training, coach and match official education and team building activities.

To ensure the health and safety of our players, coaches, match officials and administrators, Soccer New Brunswick recommends that all Members and Clubs and Programs in Zone 1 and Zone 5 communicate to their members of the required suspension of soccer operations.

Soccer New Brunswick will update this notice as more information becomes available.

For more information:
– Government of New Brunswick.


Soccer Nouveau-Brunswick
Tél. : (506) 850-9031
Courriel: admin@soccernb.org

2020 Team NB Tryouts

*Phase 1 – 1e Étape

Soccer New Brunswick is inviting all talented soccer players from across the province to come Tryout for Team New Brunswick. The age groups are U13 (2008+), U14 (2005), U15 (2006), U16 (2005), U17/18 (2004-2003), Male and Female.

Girls & Boys Tryout
Saturday, September 19th, 2020 in Moncton (CN Sporstplexe – 125 Russ Howard Dr, Moncton)
Sunday, September 20, 2020 in Fredericton Nashawaaksis Middle School fields -324 Fulton Ave., Fredericton)

printable version of details updated PROVINCIAL TEAM TRYOUTS 2020


Cost is $20 (online /cash or chq) – Payments will be taken on site upon arrival.
Receipts will  be issued.

2020 Regional ID Camps

If you are born between 2005 and 2010 (U12 – U16), this is your opportunity to showcase your talent and skills.

Technical Development Camp

Soccer New Brunswick ID and Technical Development Camp is promoting a higher level of play through technical and tactical training in a FUN, yet demanding atmosphere.

It is an opportunity to scout our future soccer stars for Teams NB and Canada Games.

Why Come To Soccer NB Camps?

  • Be exposed to technical and tactical training.
  • An opportunity to get scouted by National coaches.
  • Experience intense and fun training.
  • Be challenged to set new limits for yourself.
  • Work with nationally qualified staff and learn from professional coaches.

Field Confirmation will be posted shortly.  Dates/Locations


Printable Version  2020 Regional Identification Camp


Memo July 10th : Return to play – Phase 3

Find the Return to play guidelines in the following link⇓⇓

Guidelines Low Contact Games v1


Friday July 10th, 2020

Memo: Return to Play – Phase 3 Soccer

New Brunswick is currently in the Yellow level of the Covid-19 recovery plan. Organized sports activities may operate as per the guidance provided to them by their national or provincial organization, as long as they identify means to limit the number and intensity of close contacts during play.

All provincial, regional or local leagues shall maintain operational plans to ensure compliance with this guidance. They will also be subject to the COVID-19 general guidance. All reasonable attempts shall be made to respect physical distancing measures as much as possible except brief contacts on or off the field.

Soccer New Brunswick will move to Phase 3 of the Return to Play Plan on Saturday July 11th. In initial first 2 weeks of phase 3, teams of the same club can play games following the guidelines establish by Soccer NB.


We will transition to games between teams of different clubs on Saturday July 25th. Please review the Phase 3 Low Contact Games Rules & Guidelines document attached in with this Memo.


You will find attached to this Memo the Return to Play Operational Plan Guide-Low Contact for Soccer. It will help you get familiar with the return to play protocols and restrictions.


Feel free to contact us for any questions relating to the Return to Play Operational Plan and we will be happy to assist. We invite you to submit your Return to Play Operational Plan to the following office email address: return2play@soccernb.org.


We continue to thank you for your support and the work you are all doing in your organizations and communities.

Keep well and stay positive.

Soccer New Brunswick


Tél. : (506) 850-9031


Referee Education Sessions


Referee Education Sessions Starts this week:

Another Referee development program will be launched this week.

The aim of this program is to improve the qualities of referees by working on important subjects which influence the performance of officials during matches.

A series of online education sessions where referees will receive training play reading and anticipation, movement, positioning, advantage, game management, teamwork and other themes.

These series will be presented by Local instructors, Canadian Premier League referees, national instructors, FIFA referees and FIFA Instructors.

This Course is accessible for referees registered in 2020.

Here is the link to register for 2020/2021 : https://www.soccernb.org/en/forms/referee-registration-form/

For more information, please contact Kamel at referees@soccernb.org