There are a number of football pitches in the Stepps area, particularly near Stepps Primary School. The 11 a-side grass pitch, known as the 'hockey pitch', between Mount Harriet and Cumbernauld Rd, along with the synthetic pitch at Blenheim Av. beside Stepps Primary School can both be booked by contacting North Lanarkshire Council.

There are also indoor 5 aside football facilities at the Ian Nicholson Centre in Chryston and SoccerWorld at Croftcroighn Rd.

Garnkirk United Football Club

Garnkirk Boys Club has been involved in the Stepps area for around 25 years. This is an amazing achievement for a football club from a small village like Stepps, it has been run by local residents, to a range of age groups, for several years.