Deaf World Cup 2016 Fixtures Announced

We can confirm that the fixtures for the men and women teams have been released and you can see the full schedule here – http://www.2016deafworldcup.com/en/schedule-2.html The men team start off with a game against the Ukraine on June 21st and the women’s 1st game is against the host nation – Italy on June 22nd.

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Stalwart Gardner steps down

It is with great sadness that Phillip Gardner has stepped down from GBDF Men Team Manager role with immediate effect after leading GBDF Men to 3 podium finishes (Gold, Silver and Bronze) in the 5 major international tournaments over the last 11 years since leading the team into his first ever tournament (Melbourne Deaflympics 2005). GBDF Men team […]

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GREAT BRITAIN (0) 2 HUNGARY (1) 1

Great Britain Deaf – Hungary Deaf International Football Match Deaflympics Qualifying Group for Turkey Deaflympics 2017 Arena Hitchin, Norton Road, Baldock, Hertfordshire – Saturday 20th April 2016 Match Result:     GREAT BRITAIN (0) 2  HUNGARY (1) 1                                            Reay, Clarke Great Britain Deaf Line-up (4-2-3-1): Tom Boyle (Fulham DFC – England) Nick Gregory (Fulham DFC – […]

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World Deaf Football Championship Draw – 5th April

The long awaited draw for the World Deaf Football Championship (World Cup) will be held on Tuesday 5th April which will decide which countries the GB Men and Women teams will play during the group phase later this year in Italy. The draw will be made by the Italian international and Naples player, Lorenzo Insigne. […]

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Deaflympics Round Robin qualifier – GBDF Men v Hungary

GBDF would also like the opportunity of thanking Letchworth Garden City Eagles Football Club for hosting this prestigious Deaflympics qualifying match – we are certainly looking forward to the grand occasion and sincerely hope you all will come along and be our 12th man. Your support to Great Britain will be vital! This is a must […]

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Chris McGinn steps down as Head Coach

It is with deep regret that present circumstances have forced Chris McGinn to step down as Head Coach of Great Britain Deaf Men’s Football.  Only a few weeks previously, he had landed a plum job as 1st team manager of Carshalton FC (Ryman League South), and he also has the responsibility of overseeing the coaching […]

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GB Men Bronze v Gold match cancelled

It is with great regret that the GBDF 2015 Bronze are unable to raise a team to play against the 2005 Gold team this coming Saturday therefore the match has been cancelled accordingly. We would like this opportunity to apologise to anyone who has already made arrangements to watch this match this weekend.    

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2016 Deaf World Cup in Italy Confirmation

We are pleased to announce that the GBDF Men will be taking part in the 2016 Deaf World Cup Finals in Italy next summer with 15 other teams from the rest of the world. Full details of the World Cup can be found at the dedicated website (in English) here – http://www.2016deafworldcup.com/en/ . This is […]

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Ireland v GB Men match report

Deaflympics 2017 Qualifier, Group E   Ireland  (1)    1      Great Britain   (0)  1  – Ireland v GB Match programme Watson (21)          Clarke (pen – 74) The Deaflympics qualifier played between Ireland and Great Britain on the famous Bohemians ground at Dalymount Park, Dublin, failed to liven up to […]

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