What teams are in Phase 1?

Phase 1 teams will be announced on Sept 8. We are still in discussions with multiple teams. It important that we find the right fits for the WNFC and the teams find the right fit for them.

How can we get our team in the WNFC?

Team inquiries should be sent to admin@wnfcfootball.com to begin the review process.

What rules will the WNFC play under?

Rules are still being discussed by the WNFC Office of Officiating and the Executive team. Rules will be announced on Sept 8.

Can I purchase WNFC apparel or apparel for my favorite WNFC team?

Absolutely. Our apparel shop will be opening shortly on the WNFC website. Be sure to subscribe to our website and all social media accounts for breaking news on the league.

Will tickets be sold online?

Yes, tickets from all WNFC teams can be purchased from the league website once the season schedule is released.

When does the season begin and end?

The season will begin in April 2019 and end in July 2019

Do you have a transgender policy?

Yes. We have a transgender policy; which will be made available to all teams, and players who sign with WNFC teams.

Will players have to pay to play?

At this point, women’s football is an amateur sport. This is not something that will change rapidly. However, we have a 5-year plan to significantly decrease the burden on teams. Player responsibilities and compensation is a team decision, and our goal is to decrease that responsibility. The teams in the WNFC are working to do everything in their power to eliminate that burden, which is why they chose this league. There are a lot of steps that we must take before women’s football can become a professional sport; joining the WNFC is step 1.

Will players be paid?

At this point, women’s football is an amateur sport. This is not something that will change rapidly. However, we have a 5-year plan to significantly decrease the burden on teams. Player responsibilities and compensation is a team decision, and our goal is to decrease that responsibility. The teams in the WNFC are working to do everything in their power to eliminate that burden, which is why they chose this league. There are a lot of steps that we must take before women’s football can become a professional sport; joining the WNFC is step 1.

Will the games be televised?

The WNFC has signed a contract to stream content from our games in the airport, which will reach more than 5,000,000 viewers per month. We have not yet obtained a national television contract, but that is our goal.

Where will the Championship game be held?

Our national championship location will be revealed in Dec 2018.

Will there be an All-Star Team and/or game?

Yes. The WNFC will have an All-Star team and an All-Star game. We plan to treat our All-Stars to the best experience that women’s football has to offer.

Are there intern opportunities in the WNFC?

There are absolutely intern opportunities with the league. Anyone interested can send their inquiries and resumes to admin@wnfcfootball.com.

How are teams selected and evaluated to be a part of the WNFC?

Teams are selected based on 5 major factors:
Geography (Location in the country)
The health of the local sports market
The health of the team
Prior success with marketing and promotions of the team
The motivation of the ownership to move the team forward to semi-pro/professional level