Soccer News of Friday, 28 October 2016
All Premier and Division One League Clubs who will participate in the 2016/17 football season have been asked to take necessary steps in applying for a Club license on or before Wednesday, November 9, 2016.
This directive is in accordance with Article 6(6) of the GFA Club Licensing Regulations which states that “It shall be mandatory for any member of the Association to obtain a valid license as a condition to participate in any of the approved competitions and matches set out in Article 4of the GFA Regulations”.
Article 5.2 (9) of GFA Club Licensing Regulations also states that “The CLIB shall decide on whether to issue a license to an applicant on the basis of the documents submitted by the applicant in accordance with the provisions of the national club license regulations by the deadline set by the Licensor”.
All clubs are hereby advised to adhere strictly to the deadline given.