Cliftonville Football Development Centre is committed to ensuring that the best opportunities are provided for all our members to help develop their full potential. We endeavour to create fun, within a disciplined environment that allows the players to demonstrate flair and individualism without fear of criticism. The FDC aspires to creating pathways for players to semi-professional and professional football.

Our Skills Centre runs every Monday and Wednesday 4:30pm – 5:30pm at Solitude for boy and girls aged 4-7 years old

Team information for all our grassroots teams, from u8-11, participating in the IFA Games Development Programme.

Find all team information for all our NIBFA registered teams which includes under 12 right up to under 17

Follow this link to take a look at all our clubs youth policies and procedures


  • 26/02/2017in News

    The Solitude Cup

    Cliftonville FDC will host one of the largest grassroots competitions over the summer months, presenting the Solitude Tournament throughout May & June at various age levels. 128 Teams from across the province, Republic of Ireland and Scotland will come to compete in both the Premier & Foundation Cup competitions. The club have managed to at...
  • 21/08/2015in News

    Skills centre

    Our Skills Centre runs every Monday & Wednesday 4:30pm – 5:30pm at Solitude for boy and girls aged 4-7 years old. We have UEFA qualified coaches on hand to supervise the session in a fun and enjoyable environment for each participant. So why not encourage your child to come along, meet new friends, get active...
  • 07/08/2015in News

    Dublin trip for 05-06 teams

    The FDC will travel to Dublin on the 16th October, with the 2005 & 2006 teams, to play friendly games against St Mochtas FC.  Formed in 1949 the Clonsilla club entered schoolboy football in 1961, and provide  an excellent  sporting base for its now 500 strong membership.  The most famous player to come through their...