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University College Cork Diaspora Football Club, UCC Diaspora F.C. is an English association football club based in South West London. It was founded in 2010 by former students of University College Cork. It is the alumni football club for graduates of University College Cork, Cork, Republic of Ireland, however the club accommodates players from all backgrounds and is not exclusive to UCC graduates. Its senior men's team currently play in the Wimbledon and District Premier Division. They also regularly compete in the London FA Junior Cup and Centenary Cup.[1] UCC Diaspora F.C. regularly attend the annual Colours Weekend celebration, in support of our alma mater club, [A.F.C.]

In 2018-19 they won the Wimbledon and District Premier Division, going unbeaten from 1st January 2019 until the last game of the season where they claimed the three points to clinch the league title on the final day of the season.[2] They also reached the final of the London FA Junior Cup and Centenary Cup "A" in the 2018-19 season, being defeated by HFSP Ten-Em-Bee F.C. and A.F.C. Battersea respectively. UCC Diaspora F.C. also won the Wimbledon and District Premier Division in 2016-17 along with the Centenary Cup "A". The Second team were promoted from the Wimbledon and District 2nd Division in 2015-16. The First team won the Wimbledon and District First Division in their inaugural season, 2010-11.


Honours[edit]

Wimbledon and District Premier Division

London FA Junior Cup

Centenary Cup

Wimbledon and District 1st Division

  • Winners: 2010-11

Wimbledon and District 2nd Division

  • Promoted: 2015-16 (Second Team)


Home Ground[edit]

UCC Diaspora F.C. play their home games at Nursery Road and Abbey Recreational Ground.

Sponsorship[edit]

UCC Diaspora F.C. has received generous sponsorship from Galliard Homes, Falcon Green and CrewIt which has helped support the development and continued success of the club.




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