Number of certified Algarve clubs rises for the third consecutive season

In global terms, the Algarve now has one more recognized certification process than in the previous edition

The number of Algarve clubs recognized by the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) as certified training entities increased for the third consecutive season. 

In the 2022/2023 season, there will be 28 members of the Algarve Football Association (AFA) with this distinction, after the recent successful conclusion of 27 processes.

In global terms, the Algarve now has one more recognized certification process than in the previous edition.

In a press release, the AFA «praises the commitment and dedication of its sports agents and congratulates all its clubs involved in the FPF Training Entity Certification Process».


List of certified clubs:

Certified Training Entity with 4 Stars

Portimonense Sporting Clube/Portimonense Futebol SAD (Men's Football)

Sporting Clube Farense/Sporting Clube Farense – Algarve Football SAD (Men's Football)

Louletano Sports Club (Men's Football)

Sporting Clube Olhanense/Sporting Clube Olhanense SAD (Men's Football)

Certified Training Entity with 3 Stars

Esperança de Lagos Football Club (Men's Football)

Juventude Sport Campinense (Men's Football)

Lusitano Ginásio Clube Moncarapachense (Men's Football)

Clube Desportivo e Recreativo Quarteirense (Men's Football)

Quatro ao Cubo – Associação Desportiva de Olhão (Men's Football)

Immortal Desportivo Clube (Men's Football)

Futebol Clube de Ferreiras (Men's Football)

Clube Desportivo de Odiáxere (Men's Football)

Sporting Clube Farense (Men's Futsal)

Portimonense Sporting Clube (Men's Futsal)

Sleepwalkers Futsal Luzense Association (Men's Futsal)

Certified Training Entity with 2 Stars

Football Club Guide (Men's Football)

Silves Futebol Clube (Men's Football)

Bela Vista Academic Association (Men's Football)

Football School Association of Faro (Men's Football)

Sports Club "Os Olhanenses" (Men's Futsal)

Albufeira Futsal Clube (Men's Futsal)

1 Star Certified Training Entity

Tavira Sports Association – ADT (Men's Football)

Basic Football/Futsal Training Center

Lagoa Sports Group (Men's Football)

Montenegro Sports Club (Men's Football)

Casa Sport Lisboa e Benfica in Lagos (Men's Football)

Internacional Club Almancil (Men's Football)

Inter-Vivos Northeast Algarve Youth Association (Men's Futsal)