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Carrigaline United AFC awarded Bronze in the UEFA Best Grassroots Club Awards 2018.

The FAI has announced that the UEFA executive committee has chosen Carrigaline United AFC as the bronze prize winner of the UEFA grassroots awards 2018 in the category Best Grassroots Club.

“A crucial area of football is the game’s grassroots – without a solid foundation, football cannot flourish. Football is available for everyone, and much sterling work is being undertaken in countries throughout Europe. Excellence in this crucial sector is recognised by the UEFA Grassroots Awards. UEFA rewards the winners with gold, silver and bronze prizes in three key areas – best leader, best project and best grassroots club.

The prize is given to a club with an inclusive agenda or special purpose which is impressive for reasons including numbers of players, teams or outlook, It is the opinion of the executive committee that the club is a deserving winner of this award.”


Also see: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/sport/100k-awarded-to-carrigaline-united-for-second-all-weather-pitch-862004.html