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Goal Programme

Goal projects

Training centre

  • Project approval date: 2012-09-25
  • Project location: Dublin
  • Project description:
    Construction of a national training centre in Abbotstown, Dublin.
  • Goal project number: 5
  • Project status: Active
  • Objectives:
    - Develop a modern national sports campus which will serve for the education and training of the international teams
    - Provide a physical focus for clubs and players at all levels of football in Ireland
    - Enhance standards of coach and referee education in Ireland
    - Improve training facilities available for the different national teams that will allow them to “train to win”
Goal contribution500000
FAP contribution0
MA contribution1084000
Other contribution0
Total budget1584000
ContractorsTotal amount
Contract with the Football Association of Ireland (FAI)500000
Total paid500000

Football academy

  • Project approval date: 2010-10-26
  • Project location: Dublin
  • Project description:
    Establishment of an education programme for young talented players
  • Goal project number: 4
  • Project status: Active
  • Objectives:
    The objective of this project is:
    - to professionalise young talented players
Goal contribution400000
FAP contribution0
MA contribution937483
Other contribution0
Total budget1337483
ContractorsTotal amount
Goal Football Project400000
Total paid400000

Football academy

  • Project approval date: 2010-03-15
  • Project location: Dublin
  • Project description:
    Infrastructural investment in development of football at regional level
  • Goal project number: 3
  • Project status: Active
  • Objectives:
    The objectives of this project are:
    - to invest, expand and develop a network of 12 regional centres:
    - to improve administrative procedures
    - to identify young talented players
Goal contribution400000
FAP contribution0
MA contribution169800
Other contribution0
Total budget569800
ContractorsTotal amount
Goal Football Project USD 400'000400000
Total paid400000

IT projects

  • Project approval date: 2009-12-01
  • Project location: Dublin
  • Project description:
    Purchase of IT system and equipment for the headquarters
  • Goal project number: 2
  • Project status: Active
  • Objectives:
    The objective of this project is:
    - to facilitate the working process in the headquarters
Goal contribution400000
FAP contribution0
MA contribution0
Other contribution0
Total budget400000
ContractorsTotal amount
The Football Ass. of Ireland (FAI)400000
Total paid400000

Headquarters

  • Project approval date: 2006-12-03
  • Project location: Dublin
  • Project description:
    Construction work to complete the FAI headquarters. The project includes: football pitches, changing rooms and sports facilities
  • Goal project number: 1
  • Project status: Active
  • Objectives:
    The objective of this project is:
    - to establish a dedicated sports campus for the association
Goal contribution400000
FAP contribution0
MA contribution0
Other contribution0
Total budget400000
Total paid400000