A New Era of promise at the FAI

Following a very turbulent time for Irish football when the future looked more and more bleak, a timeline of negotiations with stakeholders and key appointments has created a platform for football to flourish and build a much healthier governing body of football in Ireland. Firstly three Independent Directors were appointed Roy Barett as Chairperson. Catherine Guy and Liz Joyce. Gary …

The Passing of Mark Whelan RIP

Irish powerchair football was deeply saddened with the announcement of the passing of Mark Whelan after a brave fight over the past eighteen months with illness. The respect and fondness that the powerchair football community had for Mark at home and abroad was evident by all the comments and expressions of sympathy on social media. FIPFA international referee, Mark had …

COVID-19 AIPF Board Update

The AIPF Board have followed up on their communication a few weeks ago with another and a more hopeful tone that with the easing of restrictions that in time and when it is safe to do so that once again powerchair football can resume and fresh plans can be made. “Dear players, families and friends, hope this note finds you …