SOUTHERN Districts Soccer Football Association has kicked off the new season.
The association's administration manager Rosie Lentini said they were looking forward to a big season in the junior and senior age groups.
Lentini said they had 36 clubs, 650 teams and more than 11,000 registered players.
The association clubs are from the Liverpool and Fairfield districts.
Lentini said the start of the season was delayed a week because of rain but it was now in full swing.