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Find your play in Leicester
Sport, in particular football, is thriving within the city of Leicester following Leicester City FC’s remarkable Premier League triumph in 2016. There are 3 outstanding football venues to book in Leicester where 5-a-side, 7-a-side, 8-a-side and 11-a-side matches can be played. Other sports available to play include rugby, badminton, cricket, volleyball, basketball and table tennis.
If you’re looking to hire a football pitch in Leicester with your mates, Goals is the perfect venue for you. There are 10 excellent 3G astroturf pitches available - for either 5-a-side or 7-a-side matches - which can all be booked instantly through our online calendar. Prices start at just £31.80 an hour. The venue is fully equipped with on-site changing rooms, free wifi, a bar and cafe showing televised sport, so you won’t miss any of the latest action. Free parking is available to customers, but if you’re coming via public transport, Clovelly Road bus stop is just minutes from Goals. So book right away and get playing at this great venue.
PlayFootball Leicester offers a superb 3G astroturf rugby pitch available to hire for football, accommodating either 5-a-side or 8-a-side matches. Instant booking through our online calendar is also available, just to make things even easier. The site boasts excellent changing room facilities available for individuals or teams who have secured a pitch at the venue. Free parking is available on-site, but if you’re coming via public transport then Narborough train station is the closest option. So if you’re looking for a pitch in the area, PlayFootball Leicester is a venue you simply must visit.
Looking to hire a sports pitch in Leicester? Tudor Grange Academy Samworth most likely has you covered. The academy boasts a superb indoor sports hall which facilitates 5-a-side football, badminton, cricket, volleyball, basketball and table tennis. In addition, the site has a well maintained, floodlit astroturf which can be booked for both football and hockey. The venue offers free parking and changing facilities to its users, but if you’re hopping on some public transport then Trenant Road bus station is just minutes away. A venue for everyone, anytime of the year.
Aylestone Park Football Club is another example of sporting excellence within the city of Leicester. The club provides an immaculate 3G astroturf football pitch, available to book for 5-a-side, 7-a-side or 11-a-side matches. To make things easier, you can book instantly through our online bookings calendar, allowing you to secure your pitch within a matter of clicks. The venue operates on a pay-as-you-play system, meaning no membership fees, so you can simply turn up and get playing depending on availability. Aylestone Park is located just a 15 minute walk away from South Wigston train station, the perfect warm-up before your game.
Additional info for Leicester residents
Leicester Council are committed to improving physical activity within the city to help its residents access more facilities to improve health, skills and fitness. Their programme is carried out alongside other organisations such as Sport England, local sports clubs and communities. All invest time and money to help increase opportunities for more inclusive sport within the city of Leicester.
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