About Us

Stedfast United: A Dominant Force in Amateur Sports

Welcome to the official web page of Stedfast United UFC. Founded in 1972, Stedfast United is based in the Rathfarnham/Ballinteer area and plays in the United Churches League. At its zenith in the 1990’s the club fielded 4 adult teams, and in one glorious season (1996/7) won all 4 trophies on offer. With a rejuvenated management, committee, squad, and along with new ideas, the club is once again growing quickly with one strong team who will be challenging for honours in the 2023/24 season.

Led by Paul Nealon, Stedfast United underwent a remarkable revival in 2021 and has since become a force to be reckoned with in the world of sports. With back-to-back victories in the UCFL Shield for the past two years, Stedfast United continues to set new benchmarks and dominate the competition.

Our Team

Our team is comprised of dedicated individuals who possess an insatiable passion for sports, an unwavering desire to succeed and the right mindset the help the club achieve its goals both on and off the pitch.

Stedfast United has one amateur team competing in the UCFL. The stedfast team, led by Managers Derek Smith and David Kearns, play their football in Division 3 of the UCFL. Backing the managers our committee consists of our Club Chairman: Paul Connelly, Club Secretary: David Kerr, Sponsorship & Marketing: Dermot Garland & Haelee Reis, Membership: Shane Merrigan & Kevin Oswell, Social & Club Founder - Paul Nealon.

Recent Achievements

Over the past two years, Stedfast United has proudly clinched the coveted UCFL Shield and obtained promotion, a testament to their determination. These triumphs have solidified their position as one of the most formidable teams in the amateur sports arena. With a hunger for victory and an unwavering commitment to excellence, Stedfast United continues to push boundaries and create history.

Join the Stedfast United Community

At Stedfast United, we believe in the power of unity and the strength that comes from working together. We welcome sports enthusiasts, fans, and aspiring athletes to join our growing community. Whether you're a player seeking an opportunity to showcase your talent or a passionate supporter looking to connect with like-minded individuals, Stedfast United offers a welcoming and inclusive environment for everyone.

Contact Us

If you have any inquiries, partnership opportunities, or would like to get involved with Stedfast United, please feel free to reach out to us. We value your feedback and are committed to fostering a strong and supportive network within our community.

Latest News

News | 10 January 2024

3 HUGE Signings – Player Announcement!!

The “Return of the Greek god” has been complete and we couldn’t be prouder to have @aleracleous_15 back in a stedfast jersey again. Alex played a vital role in the success of the club last year helping the team win the shield and come second in a narrow race in the league. Alex brings a […]

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News | 17 July 2023

Gear Up for the United Churches Football League

Stedfast United AFC’s New Season Football fans in South Dublin, it’s time to mark your calendars! Stedfast United AFC is gearing up for an exciting new season in the United Churches Football League. Here’s what you can look forward to in the upcoming season. A Season Full of Promise for Stedfast United After a strong […]

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News | 14 July 2023

Pre Season Confirmed! New Players Wanted!

Stedfast are back and ready to start with a bang! After a successful season last year, we are looking to recruit some new quality players to come and play for our first and second teams for the season to come. Tuesday 18th @ 6:30pm in Whitechurch Pitches. Please contact our socials if you have any […]

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News | 24 June 2023

The Stedfast 2023 Golf Classic

Stedfast United AFC 2023 Golf Classic: Tee Off for a Day of Sporting Excellence at Powerscourt Golf Club Mark your calendars for an extraordinary day of golf as Stedfast United AFC presents the highly anticipated 2023 Golf Classic. This prestigious event will take place on the stunning East Course at the renowned Powerscourt Golf Club […]

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News | 3 June 2023

Stedfast United AFC End of Season Awards 2023

On the memorable evening of Saturday, June 3rd, 2023, the St Johns GAA Club was ablaze with excitement as Stedfast United AFC hosted their highly anticipated End of Season Awards. The event was a celebration of the dedication, hard work, and talent displayed by the players throughout the season. Let’s take a closer look at […]

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News | 3 June 2023

UCFL Div 3C League Final

Congratulations to Newlane FC on Winning the Division 3C Title: A Display of Sportsmanship and Rivalry We extend our heartfelt congratulations to Newlane FC on their remarkable victory in the playoff game, securing the Division 3C title. The intense battle on the field, held at VEC, resulted in a thrilling 1-1 draw after extra time, […]

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