Player Transfer Form
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Player Transfer Form
RULE 34; TRANSFER OF PLAYERS
(a) All transfer applications shall be made in writing by the secretary of the club seeking the transfer
using the official FAI transfer form. This form will be signed by the secretaries of both clubs and the
player seeking the transfer
(b) Any player from leagues outside the jurisdiction of the MAFL must provide a copy of his official
transfer/release from his last club. The player must also provide a letter of clearance from his previous
league to show that the player has no disciplinary or monetary commitment to his former club or
association. The onus of responsibility rests with each club/player to ensure that each transfer is in
(c) Transfer requests will only be dealt with at LMC meetings, Executive or Disciplinary meetings
(d) The player cannot play for his new club until notice has been received in writing from the secretary of
the MAFL. The appropriate fee must accompany the transfer form. Clubs are reminded that they must
not hold up transfers for frivolous reasons.
(e) Players wishing to transfer from A to B or C must do so on the official transfer form. A player is
allowed one transfer per season. A team players who transfer to B or C cannot play for the A team
again that season. The above also applies to B and C.
(f) Any team playing an unregistered player shall have the match points deducted or removed from the
competition and shall be fined or otherwise at the discretion of the MAFL
(g) In the case where the
MAFL deduct points or remove a team from a competition their opponents shall
be notified in writing and given three days to protest if the points are not awarded to them or if they are
not reinstated to the relevant competition
(h) Any player or club owing monies or under disciplinary notice or suspension of any kind will not
receive transfers or clearances to participate in any other league or association until they satisfy all
obligations to the MAFL or affiliated bodies.
(i) The transfer periods shall be 1st June to 30TH September inclusive and 1st December to 31st