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EXCLUSIVE: Extraordinary comments from former IFA CEO Howard Wells OBE

Former CEO of the Irish Football Association, Howard Wells OBE, has spoken exclusively to Unionist Voice about the poor financial management and challenges he faced when he arrived at the association. By Jamie Bryson Unionist Voice has primarily focused on political matters, however we did promise to bring a wider focus onto sporting issues and […]

SPORT: Amateur football clubs question NAFL over ‘extortionate’ fees 

By Edward Maxwell  Local Amateur football clubs have raised concerns about the extortionate amount they are being charged in ‘fees’ and have queried where this money actually goes.     One club revealed on social media that they had been billed over £765 by the Northern Amateur Football League (NAFL) in fees.  This charge was made […]

SPORT: East Belfast Ladies crowned Champions again

When you hear of East Belfast Football Club you instantly think of the red and black, Border Cup finals, or even recent events such as the clubs historic 3-0 victory against Glentoran at the Oval. This proud community club are steeped in history and success from the present day right back to the club’s establishment […]

“Rogue” council officers accused of nasty attempt to destroy cross community children’s football

“Rogue” council officers accused of nasty attempt to destroy cross community children’s football

  East Belfast FC left furious by council attempts to leave their club “penniless” and stifle exciting plans for the development of a cross community social hub. East Belfast Football Club have been refused permission for an exciting cross community hub at their east Belfast ground. At a meeting of Belfast City Council’s people and […]