COVID 19

Safe Return to Play

The Fai have now given all clubs the go-ahead to retutrn to football once we practise a number of Safety Protocols at every Training and Game. The full protocol can be found on the FAI Website

https://www.fai.ie/domestic/news/fai-safer-return-to-play-protocol

Below are the mandatory steps anyone attending training must completer

Covid Compliance Officer

In order for the Club to Return to Football, we have appointed Christy Kavanagh as the Club COVID Compliance Officer. Christy will oversee that each teams COVID officer is complying with all safety protocols

Training and Playing Safe Declaration.

Every week prior to training and matches you must self Declare you or your child is safe to be there. This is mandatory The form is bellow

Online COVID 19 Declaration

Currently, only teams listed in the form can apply online. All other items please print out the form above and bring with you. This form must be submitted before every training and match.

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Players Name(required)

Your Team i.e. under 7 is 2020-7 = 2013 (required)

Your Phone Number(required)

Training Date (required)

In the interest of health and safety, this form MUST be completed before participation
Covid 19 Symptoms Include

  • Cough
  • Difficulty Breathing
  • Fever (38 Degrees Or Greater )

Have you experienced any of the above symptoms in the last 14 days? YesNo

Have you been in contact with anyone who is a confirmed case of having covid 19? YesNo

Have you returned to Ireland from any other country is the last 14 days? YesNo

What country have you visited in the Last 14 Days?:

Do you live in the same household as any person who has symptoms of COVID 19

Or have been isolating within the last 14 days? YesNo


If you have answered YES to any of the above questions, you may not partake in ANY ACTIVITIES

I confirm that I have answered the above questions truthfully based on my current condition

NO DECLARATION NO PLAY

Team Covid officer

Each team will have a team COVID officer together with the coach it is their responsibility to ensure all safety protocols are followed. Before each game or Training they must complete a COVID checklist and return to Christy

Ten Rules of Covid Sport

1. All players MUST produce signed Health declaration before every training session. This is recorded by the club covid officers and NO player will be granted permission to train or play without producing this form.

2. As per FAI guidelines there will be training restrictions on the number of players/coaches per pitch. Up to U12s is 18 people, U13s to U18s is 22 people which included coaches.

3. Only travel to training and matches alone or with your family members. Please arrive 5 mins early for training and 5 mins early after.

4. No parents to remain at the training pitch. If you need to please inform team manager otherwise please return to your car. Parents can collect players from the pitch after training but again must keep social distancing. 

5. You must bring your own water bottle to training and on match day. NO sharing of water bottles.

6. Sanitiser will be available at each training session and on match day. Each player must sanitise their hands before and after each session. 

7. All players must come ready to train. Dressing rooms are out of bounds

8. After each session please leave the grounds as quickly as possible. 

9. If you have travelled abroad or someone in your family has please follow government guidelines and stay at home. If you have any symptoms of Covid 19 you MUST STAY AT HOME and contact your GP straight away. 

10. Each team has a selected Covid officer. If you have any questions or concerns please contact them or the manager of the team.

Keep safe and have fun upon your return to football!