- Women's Football Association of Ireland
The Women's Football Association of Ireland or WFAI was organized in 1973, as a constellation of local leagues throughout the
Republic of Ireland, and invited to governance under the Football Association of Ireland(FAI) in 1990. Women's football in Northern Irelandis governed by the Northern Ireland Women's Football Association, a division of the (Northern) Irish Football Association.
As of 2005, there were 6,500 registered players, 350 teams and 21 affiliated leagues in the WFAI. It is governed by a Council of representatives from the Divisional Leagues, meeting quarterly. 10 Executive members, elected by the Council to oversee daily operations and functional areas of the organisation including International Affairs, Under Age affairs, National Competitions and Coaching and Development. The WFAI Development Plan calls for four Provincial Councils, set up so that control and decision making remain close to the base of activity.
Under 1 Squad
Refereeing School of Excellence
FAI Referees Recruitment Officer Darren Coombes: (01) 7037535 ; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Relationship with eircom Under 21 League
There is no national women's first division league in Ireland at the moment; the leagues are not interconnected. The most important women's league at the moment, in terms of exposure, is the Dublin Women's League.
WFAI leagues and clubs
* [http://www.uefa.com/Competitions/woco/index.html Women's UEFA Championship]
* [http://www.fai.ie/womens/ FAI Women's Official Site]
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