Join us – Club MembershipMay 31, 2017 9:39 pm
We are always looking for new players – men and women of all ages and abilities. Everyone is welcome, especially if you have the right spirit, you like to train seriously and play hard, but then have great fun after the games! The minimum playing age for Men is 16 and for Ladies 15 years of age. You need to be at least 38 years old to play for our Vets Teams. For the Girls Academy, we welcome girls between the ages of 4 and 15.
Check out our twenty-fifth anniversary celebrations in June 2014 when we were filmed by TV Brussel. This will tell you a lot about what kind of Club we are. Click on this link
To learn more about our amazing Girls Academy, check out this awesome video made by Brussels Football.
If you’re interested in playing football with us, don’t hesitate to get in touch. You can email our recruiting team at email@example.com and they will get back to you as soon as possible with more details on training times and locations.
You’re very welcome to play for a few weeks and see if you like it … but we already know you will!
Club membership and Registration
How to become a member?
Come along to one of our training sessions (Click on the Locations menu for training times and venues) and ask for a captain or committee member.
In order to play for the club in League matches (ABSSA for mens and vets or URBSFA for ladies) you need to be formally registered as club member with the Federation. For this, you need to sign a green card (ABSSA) or *** (URBSFA). If you have no Belgian ID or similar document, we need to get you a Federation card. For this, you need to bring along two passport photos and a copy of your national ID or passport.
Types of membership
You can join the club as full member (if you want ot play in competitive matches) or social member (to only participate in trainings, club events, help out occasionally as delegate or player).
Benefits offered to members include:
- 9 months of twice-a-week training including pre-season at Auderghem which is one of the best facilities in the Brussels Region;
- participation in up to 26 League Games on Saturdays in the season for men; Ladies play more matches;
- participation in Tournaments and Friendlies;
- depending on your Mutuelle, there is reimbursement of up to 50 Euros for Sports Club membership
- invitation to club events, such as Player-of-the-year or Christmas Dinner
- New players also receive a free personal reversible training bib.
For season 2020/21, the following fees apply:
Full membership: 160 EUR
Student/trainee/unemployed: 80 EUR
Social membership: 70 EUR (social members can train regularly but play no more than 4 competitive games)
The fees are the club’s main revenue and are needed to pay, in particular, the Leagues´ and refereeing costs, training facilities and equipment.
Please pay your subscription into the FC Irlande bank a/c:
FC IRLANDE ASBL
Account number: BE39 3631 3123 8919
BIC : BBRUBEBB (If paying from abroad)
Avenue des Sittelles 58
Make sure your name is mentioned and which team you play for. (If you are a new player then put New Player instead of a specific team squad.
If you want to learn more, especially about some of the social, fun aspects of FC Irlande, you can also visit the (very originally titled) “FC Irlande” group on Facebook and also our Twitter and Instagram links by clicking the icons on the top left of our home page.
P.S. You don’t have to be Irish to join the club – only about 1/5 of our members are Irish.