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Spond Club vs LoveAdmin


A comprehensive alternative to Loveadmin that offers transparency and ease for your grassroots club.

Choosing the right digital tool for sports club management is key. Spond Club provides clear, free access to its features, whereas Loveadmin’s payment processing threshold and specific features are disclosed upon arranging a demo.


Let's dissect their features to identify the superior choice for your club or group: Spond Club or LoveAdmin?

An objective evaluation of both Spond Club and LoveAdmin for grassroots club admins.

Comparison chart highlighting features of Spond vs Loveadmin.

High-level comparison

Deciding between Spond Club and LoveAdmin can be challenging for grassroots club admins and coaches. While LoveAdmin offers tools to help clubs collect payments and consolidate data, Spond Club stands out with its array of free features, and an emphasis on intuitive and holistic solutions for club management. Loveadmin s technically also free, but does charge a setup fee and is only available to clubs processing at least £20k per year in payments.

Both Spond Club and LoveAdmin have their unique strengths and potential areas of improvement. The ultimate choice hinges on your specific needs as a coach or admin. Trying out both could offer clarity on which platform aligns more with your objectives.

Spond vs Loveadmin comparison

Cost to useFreeSetup Fee + Min £20k payments processed per annum
Number of users per groupUnlimitedUnlimited
G2 rating4.8Not listed
iOS app rating4.71.5
Android app rating4.4Not rated
Mobile app
Payments2.5% + £0.20 3%
Payments tracking
Event Management
Availability Confirmation
Data Compliance
Multiple Admins
Safeguarding Features
Desktop access
Help & Support

All information current as of 8th April 2024. Spond makes all reasonable efforts to use reliable and comprehensive information, but we make no guarantee that it is accurate or complete. Spond is not responsible for the information contained in any referred third-party website nor do we guarantee their accuracy and completeness. Trademarks contained herein are the property of their respective owners

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Is Spond the right solution for you?

Prioritising the experience of players and members is paramount.

You need a fully adaptable club management platform that will grow along with your club.

A feature-rich app with an desktop interface will appeal to your members.

The best club management platforms listen to their users, and act on feedback.

A holistic solution like Spond can grow and develop in tandem with your club.

Infographic showing cost comparison between Spond and Loveadmin.

Feedback from Spond Users:

What do you like best?

Spond Club stands out with its distinct features. Many in our club love its simplicity.

What do you dislike?

I appreciate everything about Spond. It has been a game-changer for our club management.

Recommendations to others considering the product?

Choose Spond Club for its user-friendly interface and comprehensive, openly available features.

What problems are you solving with the product?

Spond’s balance of usability and extensive features stands out, especially compared to platforms like Loveadmin, where details are less accessible.

Spond is the top-rated alternative to Loveadmin

“Spond Club is quick, convenient, and upfront about what it offers.”

“After exploring various platforms, Spond Club’s transparency and breadth of features have made it our primary tool. It supports our large member base effectively.”

“Spond Club is so convenient for our members and coaches.”

“Spond Club consolidates all our administrative tasks in one place, providing a comprehensive management solution.”

“Spond Club allows us to manage all aspects of the club”

"Spond Club’s adaptability and extensive feature set make it an excellent tool for sports administrators, without any hidden costs."

Spond Club is free to use, regardless of how many members you have.

Choosing the Right Platform

The decision between Spond Club and Loveadmin depends on the specific needs and preferences your club. Spond’s free and transparent model is suitable for those seeking a straightforward solution, while Loveadmin’s tailored approach, albeit with less upfront information, may appeal to those seeking customised services.

Data and Safeguarding in Spond Club

Both Spond Club and Loveadmin prioritise user experience and robust support. The key is to understand your team’s requirements and choose a platform that fits seamlessly. Spond’s open and transparent approach makes it easy to understand what you’re getting, right from the start.

Unwavering Support at Spond

Spond Club and Loveadmin both focus on user support, but Spond distinguishes itself with its comprehensive online resources and dedicated support team, ensuring a smooth journey for its users.

Simplicity at the Heart of Spond

While both Spond Club and Loveadmin aim for user-friendliness, Spond caters to a broader range of community groups with its straightforward and transparent

Two smartphones displaying Spond and Loveadmin apps respectively.

Both Spond and Loveadmin are significant aids to sports club management. Spond brings a versatile suite of features without any cost.


  • How do I become a member of a group?

    A group administrator can invite you either by using your contact information or by sharing a group link/code with you. The process is slightly different depending on what is the case.

    I have not received a group code:

    1. Download the Spond app in App Store or Play Store (It’s free!)
    2. Register and create a profile in the app
    3. In the “Groups” tab, accept the group invitation.

    I have received a group code:

    1. Download the app in App Store or Play Store (It’s free!)
    2. Register and create a profile in the app
    3. In the “Groups” tab, press the “Enter code” button near the bottom right corner and follow the instructions.
  • How do I get started as an admin and create a group?
    1. Create a Spond profile – Try it! It’s FREE
    2. Go to your profile and click on ‘Groups’ followed by ‘Create group’
    3. Enter a group name and optionally create subgroups
    4. Specify the activity (football, choir, boating, etc.) and age group (children, adults or mixed) of your group.
    5. Create a group description which will be presented to new members when they are invited
    6. Click ‘Create group’ to finish setting up the group
    7. Edit group settings such as custom member fields or admin roles
    8. Invite members. Read more.
  • What is the difference between the Spond app and Spond Club?

    Spond offers two integrated platforms: The Spond app (for groups and teams) & Spond Club: A complete & free membership management system, including communication & payment.

    The Spond app would be used by group admin (coaches, team managers etc.), guardians and members while Spond Club is used by the club admins.

  • Who is Spond for?

    Spond is for anyone organizing activities for other people. It can be a soccer coach, choir conductor, scout or swim coach. Spond makes together better!

  • Does Spond cost money?

    Spond is free to download and use! The only cost is if you chose to collect money through Spond, then there will be a transaction fee. There are no hidden fees.

  • Is my data secure using Spond?

    Yes, they are. Spond is completely GDPR-compliant and as stated in our privacy policy we only share your personal information with others if it is necessary to perform the service or we should be bound to such sharing by law, regulation or legal process.

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