The St John Bosco Football Club is an independent, community football club based in Drimnagh, Dublin 12. The principal objective of the football club is to nurture and support the development of each young player, providing an environment which stimulates their development and encourage their best talent.
Founded in 1957 under the chairmanship of Joe Lynam the Bosco years began. Over the years the club has had a number of senior international players who once wore the colours of St John Bosco. Further details about the clubs history can be found in the 60 year anniversary magazine. The club operates on the strength, passion and dedication on each of its volunteers, past and present. It now provides coaching to 350 youth within Drimnagh. Inclusiveness of all abilities and backgrounds is a priority for the club with the focus on improvement rather than winning. Furthermore, it is all about the enhancement and constant development of each member’s skills. Ultimately, the club is about SHARING THE PASSION OF FOOTBALL and ensuring the overall experience for each player is about enjoying the game.
Services and Activities
The provision of all-weather pitches, park pitches, changing facilities
Continuing development of women’s football
Full club kit for every player
Training in FAI accredited management
Access to information, workshops, and seminars on relevant sport issues
St John Bosco Football Club contributes to overcoming disadvantage in the Drimnagh area by promoting access to every child, regardless of skill and ability, to the club.
Encourages cross participation of sport.