€500 has been donated by East Algarve Football Club for the purchase of 25 sleeping bags. These are to be given to the homeless people of Olhão. The sleeping bags were handed over to Anita Van Huson, who works with homeless people charities in the Algarve.
Due to the Walking Football Tournament in Vilamoura on Friday/Saturday this coming week, the running session on Thursday 7th October has been cancelled. Sessions will recommence on Thursday October 14th.
East Algarve FC over 45s travelled to Albufeira on Saturday September 25th for the ISL Algarve Veteran’s 45+ 7-a-side tournament.
September 11th 2021 saw EAFC travel to Lisbon to take part in the Lisbon Neno Veterans Tournament.
We’ve just found out that our Thursday evening session will now take place on a Thursday morning from 9.30 am to 11.30 am starting this week (2nd August). Also, the venue has changed to the velodrome. Go past the sports centre down the hill and the velodrome is opposite you at the end. Again, our sincere apologies for the short notice and disruption but, as usual, this has been forced upon us by the Tavira authorities.
The Thursday evening session has moved to 9.30 pm to 11 pm, still at the Sports Centre in Tavira. Sorry for any inconvenience.
During the evening of the 16th August, when it became clear that the fire in the Castro Marim area was going to become a major incident, members of the East Algarve Walking Football/East Algarve Football Club committee started to coordinate a response on behalf of its members.
The schedule for the rest of August and heading into September is below, including details on our sessions, some friendlies and a tournament.
After what seems an age, EAFC finally managed to win their first competitive game on Saturday 17th July against the old foe, Destination Football FC, in Ferreiras.
Sorry everyone, but due to staff shortages at the Tavira venue, they have again changed our session times.