Want to play at AAMI Park in front of the crowd before the Derby?

To celebrate grassroots football, Melbourne City FC are giving all grassroots clubs the opportunity to battle it out on the hallowed turf of AAMI Park before the biggest match of the season - The Melbourne Derby - in what is sure to be an unforgettable match day experience. 

For your club to win, simply purchase your tickets to The Melbourne Derby via Ticketek and enter your club’s codeword when prompted during the checkout process - the club who purchases the most tickets using their codeword wins.

Be quick, the promotion closes at 11:59pm, Monday 12 April with the winning club invited to play on the pitch as a curtain raiser before Melbourne City take on Melbourne Victory on Saturday 17 April.


Major Prize – U12 Boys & Girls teams will each be selected to play 2 curtain raisers at AAMI Park* & more

Minor Prize 1 – Halftime Hero’s for selected match* & more

Minor Prize 2 – Coach to Coach session* & more


Click here or visit and enter your club's codeword to purchase your ticket and rally your club for an unforgettable matchday experience. The more tickets your club purchases using your codeword, the better your chance of playing on the pitch before the Derby.

Don’t know what your codeword is? Check here! If you can’t locate your club on the list, simply email to request one for your club.

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