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  • TEST 

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  • Contact 

    July 31, 2008, 10:15

    Please complete this online enquiry form if you have any questions about Forbidden City FC, if you have some fan mail, if you want to play for us, etc. &…

  • News 

    August 8, 2010, 15:48

    Latest News and Updates by your team representatives will be emailed to you and displayed here

  • FCFC vs Barbarians, 8th Mar 2010 

    March 16, 2010, 23:01

    Match of the Day photos from IFFC League Game 13, March 2010

  • On tour in Shanghai 

    March 16, 2010, 23:06

    Forbidden City Football Club Inaugural Soccer Tour to Shanghai in August 2004

  • 2005 Easter Tour Bangkok 

    March 16, 2010, 23:34

    A mix of players represented Beijing and Forbidden City FC at the Far Easter Tournament in Bangkok, end of March 2005

  • 2005 Club Football Awards 

    March 17, 2010, 00:02

    Celebrating Forbidden End of Season combined with winning Club Football 5-aside League Awards - Forbidden City won the Division One Spring and Summer League.

  • Match Day Photos vs Afrika 

    March 17, 2010, 01:23

    A few few match day photos from a 2005/2006 Season Match vs Afrika. I think it was the first game of the season, played on 27th August 2005.It was played at…

  • FCFC vs French LE 24th Mar 2010 

    March 29, 2010, 12:03

    Forbidden City in a mid-week make-up match vs French LE, which we won 3:1. Drizzle was forecast, but by half time that had turned in to freezing rain/sleet and…

  • FCFC vs Azzuri 21st Mar 2010 

    March 29, 2010, 12:32

    A few Match Day Photos from a game that we dominated, winning 7:0.

  • Maps 

    April 10, 2013, 17:58

    Most Premier League and IFFC Cup Games are played at Lido Sìdé Park, while First Division usually lay at Chaoyang Stadium, but please note this can occasional…

  • Photos 

    June 15, 2011, 01:06

    FCFC in action – May 2012 IFFC Champions - June 2011      

  • Welcome ..  

    October 28, 2012, 14:00

    .. to Forbidden City Football Club     Forbidden City Football Club is an amateur football club based in Beijing, China. We have two…

    • Links 

      January 31, 2010, 11:14

      FCFC related Websites Luga's Villa Beijing - Our favourite local bar in Beijing Tree Beijing - Another favourite bar in the Jing Monkeyshrine - Trans-Siberia…

    • Playing 11's football with FCFC 

      September 5, 2008, 21:27

      IFFC League Season We have two teams competing in Beijing's IFFC League. Team Forbidden City plays in the Premier League and Team Summer Palace plays in the…

    • Playing 5's football with FCFC 

      September 5, 2008, 21:37

      The 5-a-side League Forbidden City FC has a number of teams and players participating in the ClubFootball operated 5-a-side leagues in Beijing. Throughout the…

  • The Club 

    December 8, 2012, 00:22

    On our website we introduce all aspect of the Forbidden City Football Club in Beijing, including the following: Playing 11-a-side football in Beijing with…

    • Team Photos 

      October 3, 2009, 17:21

      Forbidden City Football Club, since 2004 - Forbidden City winning the Premier League - May 2011 Top left: Adam, Andy, Lao Cui, Philippe, Charles, Ivan,…

    • FCFC on Tour 

      October 28, 2012, 14:57

      Forbidden City On Tour Bangkok 2013 With the memories from our 2012 tour still fresh in the mind, planning has already begun for a return event to Bangkok in…

    • League Results since 2004 

      October 27, 2012, 23:29

      Forbidden City FC has been competing in Beijing's IFFC since the 2004/05 season, while Summer Palace joined the IFFC in 2007/08. For the first two seasons…

      • Forbidden City 2004-05 

        October 28, 2012, 00:34

        First Division IFFC match reports and stats GAME 3: BTS KOREA 99 vs. FORBIDDEN CITY FC  1:0 (1:0) Just one goal scored by BTS’s Lim J.S. (24.) in mid…

      • Forbidden City 2005-06 

        October 28, 2012, 00:44

        First Division Champions IFFC match reports and stats GAME 2: BABARIANS A vs. FORBIDDEN CITY FC 2:2 (0:1) It was the top make up match between the two…

      • Forbidden City 2009-10 

        October 28, 2012, 01:11

        Premier League IFFC match reports Below are the match reports for Forbidden City games in the 2009-10 season, which were prepared by the IFFC (special…

      • Forbidden City 2010-11 

        October 28, 2012, 01:16

        Premier League Champions IFFC match reports Below are the match reports for Forbidden City games in the 2010-11 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Forbidden City 2011-12 

        October 28, 2012, 01:20

        Premier League IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Forbidden City games in the 2011-12 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Forbidden City 2008-09 

        December 8, 2012, 02:52

        Premier League IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Forbidden City games in the 2008-09 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Summer Palace 2008-09 

        December 8, 2012, 02:58

        First Division IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Summer Palace games in the 2008-09 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Forbidden City 2007-08 

        December 8, 2012, 03:58

        Premier League IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Forbidden City games in the 2007-08 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Summer Palace 2007-08 

        December 8, 2012, 04:03

        First Division IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Summer Palace games in the 2007-08 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Forbidden City 2006-07 

        December 8, 2012, 04:25

        Premier League IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Forbidden City games in the 2006-07 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Summer Palace 2009-10 

        December 8, 2012, 08:15

        First Division IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Summer Palace games in the 2009-10 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

      • Summer Palace 2010-11 

        December 8, 2012, 08:20

        First Division Champions IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Summer Palace games in the 2010-11 season, which were prepared by…

      • Summer Palace 2011-12 

        December 8, 2012, 08:25

        First Division IFFC match reports and stats Below are the match reports for Summer Palace games in the 2011-12 season, which were prepared by the IFFC…

    • Honours 

      December 8, 2012, 08:45

      Premier League and First Division Champions 2010-11 - Forbidden City & Summer Palace - One Club, Two Teams 11-a-side honours IFFC Premier League…

    • Records 

      December 8, 2012, 08:47

      Forbidden City joined the IFFC league in 2004, and has since played 160 league matches over 8 seasons until summer 2012. Out of the 160 games, 110 were wins…

    • Legends 

      December 8, 2012, 08:56

      FCFC board Jason Muhl, Chairman 2004-09 Jochen Tenhagen, Chairman 2009-12 Since 2012: Central Politburo Standing Committee of FCFC - Andy Jones, Blythe…

    • Mission Statement 

      December 8, 2012, 09:01

      Mission Statement “Creating an atmosphere of fun and friendship for footballers from all corners of the world in the spirit of competition that all players,…

    • A Brief History of FCFC 

      September 11, 2012, 19:29

      Forbidden City Football Club was established in Beijing in 2004. The club’s colours are yellow and red, reflecting the colours of the Forbidden City. The…

    • FCFC Partners 

      July 26, 2011, 23:17

      Luga's Villa Since 2008 we have been partnering up with Luga's Villa, a sports Bar in the Sanlitun district of Beijing. Apart from sponsorship from the bar…

  • FCFC-TV 

    December 14, 2012, 00:30

    Also check out our Youtube channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/ForbiddenCityFC Forbidden City vs. Azzurri Beijing - 21 March 2010 Forbidden City vs.…

  • Site Map 

    August 27, 2010, 01:53

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Blog Posts

  • Category: Uncategorized  (26)
    • Can you Make Training / Match by: Pikey

      March 29, 2010, 16:57

      Dear City!This week there will be training on Wednesday at 7.45pm at Lido as usual, and City will play against Africa Sunday at 1.15 at Lido. I hope we can…

    • Latest News April by: Philippe

      March 29, 2010, 11:19

      Citizens,Check out your latest match reports/ fantasy stats / videos and News at:www.forbiddencityfc.com and www.webteams.co.uk/Home.aspx?team=forbiddencityU…

    • Wednesday v French by: admin

      March 22, 2010, 19:38

      Dear Citizens!!!Gentlemen we have another job to do this Wednesday and we have another three points to win. We have to get there nice and early with a strong…

    • Sunday 3.15pm meet v Azzurri @ Lido by: Pikey

      March 18, 2010, 14:11

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    • Summer Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

      March 17, 2010, 10:23

      Palace,Our next league game is on Sunday 21st March against the Japanese team Red Cards. The venue is as usual Chaoyang Stadium, kick off is scheduled at 2PM,…

    • crossbar challenge at training! by: Pikey

      March 17, 2010, 01:23

      Dear City!Congratulations on beating BarBars 6-0 and reaching the semi finals of the 0910 IFFC Thomas Marechal Cup!!Don't forget to come training where we will…

    • 5 aside tournament CIS by: Pikey

      March 12, 2010, 11:27

      Dear CityWe have confirmed the pitch for Sunday,We will be having a 5 a side tournament at the Canadian school this sunday starting at 2pm! Everyone is welcome…

    • CITY! Can you play? 5aside tourno by: admin

      March 11, 2010, 14:10

      Dear Citizens!Fantastic turnout for training lads! well done!As both our League matches have been postponed this weekend, we are organising an inter-club 5…

    • C'MON CITY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! by: Pikey

      March 8, 2010, 13:46

      Dear CitizensCommiserations go out to Palace who were unlucky to go down 3-2 yesterday.But well played to City with a very commanding 6-0 win over the…

    • FCFC Sunday v Barbarians by: Pikey

      March 5, 2010, 11:02

      Dear CitizensThis week Forbidden City meet at 1.15pm Sunday at lido v BarbariansSummer Palace will meet at 11.30am Chaoyang Stadium v kozo japanBeacuase there…

    • GAME- SATURDAY! v Sexy 1pm Canadian school or 1.30 Dulwich by: admin

      February 20, 2010, 11:39

      Dear Citizens!!!!!The game will now be on SATURDAY v Sexy FC meeting 1.00pm at Canadian school or Dulwich (legend garden campus exit 7 airport expressway) at…

    • Summer Palace vs Kozo Japan by: admin

      November 13, 2008, 15:40

      Hello Lads, This is a reminder to the email Patrick wrote to you earlier in the week … If you haven’t replied to me about your availability for the…

    • Bangkok Veterans Classic --- 21-22/Feb/2009 by: admin

      November 11, 2008, 10:58

      Hi Pikey and Jason,This is EG from Bangkok! Hope you've been well.Not sure whether you guys are planning to come to the Easter in April, but we're back on the…

    • Forbidden City 7:0 Strollers by: admin

      November 3, 2008, 22:54

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    • SPFC 4 : 0 BTS Korea by: admin

      November 3, 2008, 22:35

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    • Training session 28th October by: admin

      October 28, 2008, 10:51

      Citizen!Great weekend for Forbidden City Football Club.Both teams had really convincing win against tough opposition...so WELL DONE LADS!Let's keep the good…

    • Training Today Tuesday 21st by: Luca

      October 21, 2008, 11:03

      Good morning City,First of all, great job for Palace last weekend, the guys put together a great team performance and got the first victory of the season...fant…

    • RUSSIA FOOTBALL / WEDDING PARTY by: admin

      October 20, 2008, 18:13

      Hello Lads,I have just heard that some of the Summer Palace squad are likely to be attending Birchy's wedding this Saturday to get drunk with him and his wife…

    • Forbidden City Sunday Match by: Luca

      October 9, 2008, 11:02

      Dear City,We are back in the league again, after 2 matches we are at the top and we want to stay there for a long time!!!So this weekend everyone concentrate…

    • Summer Palace vs Italy FC on Sunday at 12pm by: admin

      October 9, 2008, 11:02

      Hello Citizens!As French Patrick is a way for most of October I’ll be doing his secretarial work.  Captain Rob is still here for the all important…

    • Thomas Marechal Farewell by: Luca

      September 26, 2008, 16:00

      Dear City,As I mentioned last training, a terrible lost hit Beijing expat community and especially the IFFC and its members...Thomas Marechal, great friend and…

    • Holidays and Training by: Luca

      September 25, 2008, 17:42

      Citizens,First of all, THANKS to all the players and friends that joined the OPENING SEASON PARTY last weekend, I had a lot of fun and so I hope you did have…

    • Opening Party by: Luca

      September 16, 2008, 17:36

      Title: Opening PartyLocation: Luga's VillaDescription: Party to celebrate the start of season and our new sponsor deal with Luga'sStart Time: 19:00Date:…

    • British Business Awards by: admin

      September 16, 2008, 16:22

      ClubFootball has entered into the British Business Awards represented by Rowan Simons in the "Entrepreneur of the Year" category. If we can win the award it'll…

    • Summer Palace Pre Season by: Robert

      September 12, 2008, 14:57

      Hi GuysJust a follow up to Patrick's note. For those who don't know me I currently wear the captains arm band for SP.Last year occassionally, and for our…

    • New Season by: Patrick

      September 8, 2008, 18:08

      Hi Summer Palace,Excellent friendly game last night against Forbidden City, well done to everybody who played.I have a few infos for you:1- If you have not…

  • Category: News  (318)
    • G6: Squad - Summer Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

      October 26, 2012, 12:00

      Palace, Below is the squad list for Sunday game vs Red Cards. Meet at the Lido at 11:30am, kick off at 12 noon. Please don't be late. Cheers, Patrick PS:…

    • G6: Squad - FCFC vs Celtics by: admin

      October 26, 2012, 10:00

      Citizens! Top game this weekend! make sure you can make it! SQUAD: FCFC vs Celtics Sunday meet 3:15pm SQUAD: Cheers, Philippe

    • Training Wednesday by: admin

      October 24, 2012, 10:00

      Hey Guys, Big games coming up for both teams this weekend! Try and make it tonight! Don't miss out Thanks, Philippe

    • Bangkok Tour March 2013 by: admin

      October 24, 2012, 09:45

      Hello Lads, A football tour they said. In Bangkok they said. Next March. What do you say? I know the date 'end of March' seems way off but the chat about our…

    • Match report: Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

      October 22, 2012, 14:41

      Match report for Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons, IFFC first Division league, Saturday 20th October, Lido On a gorgeous Saturday afternoon Summer Palace played…

    • G6: Summer Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

      October 22, 2012, 12:55

      Palace, Well done to all involved in the game last Saturday, that saw Palace gain a hard-fought win against ISB Dragons (3-2, report to follow). Next league…

    • G6: FCFC vs Celtics by: admin

      October 22, 2012, 09:40

      Citizens, Let's crush Celtics this coming Sunday 4pm Lido Can you make it? are YOU AVAILABLE? PLEASE RSVP NOW See you in training Thanks Philippe

    • G5: Squad Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

      October 19, 2012, 12:54

      Palace, Below is our squad list for tomorrow's league game vs the ISB Dragons. Kick off is scheduled for 2 PM at the Lido pitch. Be there at 1:30 PM so that…

    • G5: FCFC vs Afrika by: admin

      October 17, 2012, 12:30

      Hi Guys, We play Afrika this weekend - this will be a proper game. Dont miss out! The game is scheduled for 12pm but might get reschedule for 2 or 4 pm. Are…

    • G5: Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

      October 16, 2012, 09:45

      Palace, After last weekend hard-fought draw vs Celtic B (2-2, match report to follow soon), let's try to go back to winning ways. This Saturday (20th of…

    • Summer Palace 5-a-side Team by: admin

      October 15, 2012, 22:22

      Hello All, As the most recent recruits to City/Palace you may or may not know that we also have 5-a-side teams playing on Tuesday night. I organise the…

    • G4: Squad Summer Palace vs Celtic B by: admin

      October 12, 2012, 13:24

      Palace, Below is the squad list for our league game vs Celtic B, to be played on Sunday at the Lido. Kick off is scheduled for 2PM, make it at 1:30 PM at the…

    • G4: SQUAD - FCFC vs French Lequipe by: admin

      October 12, 2012, 10:22

      Citizens! SQUAD for Sunday below. Please be on time meet 3:15pm lido pitch! Let's make it 4 in 4! CITY! Philippe

    • G4: Summer Palace vs Celtic B by: admin

      October 8, 2012, 18:29

      Palace, Well done to all involved in the intra-squad game played last Saturday. Our next league is on Sunday 14th against Celtic B. This team made a good…

    • Training Wednesday by: admin

      October 7, 2012, 19:18

      Citizens, Training as usual wednesday 8-10pm Lido. Big games coming up for both teams - Old and new players, be sure to make it! Cheers, Philippe

    • G4: FCFC vs French Lequipe Availability by: admin

      October 7, 2012, 08:28

      City Match on Sunday after the holidays. Big game vs a tough French team. Are you Available? Please RSVP NOW Sunday 14 October 4pm Lido Remember to come to…

    • Friendly Match by: admin

      October 5, 2012, 11:47

      Hi guys, We have a last minute friendly - if available please show up tomorrow 6-8pm Lido pitch. ALL city and palace players are WELCOME PLEASE BE THERE 30…

    • Holiday footy - RSVP if you're in Beijing by: admin

      October 1, 2012, 17:09

      Guys, This week I'm going to try to organize some 7 a-side football or football tennis tournaments at the Canadian school. We basically can choose when we…

    • Match Report: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

      September 28, 2012, 17:30

      Match Report: Summer Palace 0 - 0 Lao Hu Internazionale Week 3 in the IFFC 1st Division saw Summer Palace go head-to-head with fellow title contenders Lao Hu…

    • Training Tonight Lido by: admin

      September 26, 2012, 10:30

      Training tonight boys. See you there! Cheers, Philippe

    • G3: Squad: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

      September 21, 2012, 12:30

      Palace, Below is the squad list for our league game vs Lao Hu. The game kick off is scheduled for 2 PM tomorrow, Saturday 22nd September, at the Lido. Meet at…

    • G3: FCFC vs Vikings by: admin

      September 20, 2012, 17:01

      Citizens, Great stuff in training yesterday, thanks to all those who could make it and put a big shift in. A victory against the Vikings this week will put us…

    • Training tonight by: admin

      September 19, 2012, 12:59

      Hi guys, Training tonight as usual 8pm-10pm Lido Pitch. Please be on time. Big matches coming up this week for both Palace and City! Don't miss out! let's make…

    • G3: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

      September 18, 2012, 10:32

      Palace, We are currently top of the league table with 2 wins in 2 games, let's try to make it 3 out of 3. This coming Saturday we are playing the high school…

    • Match Report: Summer Palace 6:1 Chaoyang Park Rangers by: admin

      September 17, 2012, 17:33

      Match Report: Summer Palace 6-1 Chaoyang Park Rangers Saturday 15 September 2012 saw Summer Palace resume hostilities with long-term fatigable foes Chaoyang…

    • Match Report: Summer Palace vs Barbarians by: admin

      September 17, 2012, 14:02

       Match report for Summer Palace vs Barbarians B, Sunday 9th September 2012, Chaoyang Stadium As quite a few guys came late (as usual) and the ones who had…

    • G3: Forbidden City vs Vikings by: admin

      September 17, 2012, 10:32

      Citizens, Well done to all involved over the weekend. We played them off the park and earned ourselves another well deserved 3 points. This coming week we…

    • SQUAD: G2 Summer Palace vs CYPR by: admin

      September 14, 2012, 12:14

      Palace, Below is the list of players available for our 2nd league game to be played tomorrow, Saturday 15th at the LIDO (in Chinese = Side Gong yuan,…

    • SQUAD: G2 City vs Russia by: admin

      September 14, 2012, 11:38

      Hi guys, It's FCFC vs the Russians this week. Make sure you arrive early enough for warm up! Let's earn ourselves another victory and 3 points! Meet SUNDAY…

    • G2: Summer Palace vs Chaoyang Park Rangers by: admin

      September 11, 2012, 10:44

      Palace, Well done to all involved in the emphatic win last Sunday against Barbarians B, with the final score 4-2 (by the way: any volunteer to write-up a…

    • G2: Forbidden City vs Russia by: admin

      September 10, 2012, 21:04

      Citizens, Well done on Sunday everybody! An excellent result against a tough and well organized Barbars team! Final score 3:1 with goals from the usual…

    • Weekend News  by: admin

      September 10, 2012, 11:32

      Thanks to all those involved this weekend on and off the pitch. It was a great party and followed by two smashing results back to back on Sunday: City…

    • Palace Cup Match Reports by: admin

      September 7, 2012, 18:06

      Much like one of Edu’s weekend Sanlitun forays, our cup run began with a bit of nervousness and trepidation, rapidly ascended into breathtaking displays of…

    • Squad: G1 Barbarians B vs Summer Palace by: admin

      September 7, 2012, 13:57

      Palace, Below is the squad list for our first league game of the season vs Barbarians B on SUNDAY. The game is at Chaoyang Stadium and kick off is at 4 pm. Be…

    • Squad: G1: Forbidden City vs Barbarians A by: admin

      September 7, 2012, 08:58

      We've worked hard in training and pre-season games. Let's make sure we bury the Barbarians on Sunday! First game of the season, let's kill them. Please meet…

    • G1: Forbidden City vs Barbarians A by: admin

      September 4, 2012, 19:04

      Citizens, It starts this weekend boys! The league is there for the taking- so let's make sure we show up in force and earn ourselves a sweet victory against…

    • G1: Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: admin

      September 4, 2012, 15:51

      Good afternoon gentlemen, Forget that the Premiership, La Liga, Serie A and Bundesliga have all already kicked-off the 2012/13 season - the big one is here,…

    • FCFC Season Opening Party by: admin

      August 31, 2012, 19:17

      FCFC Friends & Family, As we all know, no serious footballing team can start the season without an evening of eating, drinking and banter. So to ‘kick-of…

    • FCFC training tonight by: admin

      August 29, 2012, 16:29

      FCFC training tonight 8pm at Lido Gongyuan Pitch: Si’de Gongyuan (Sìdé Gōngyuán – 四德公园) Map here: http://www.forbiddencityfc.com/maps/ Chee…

    • Friendly FCFC game this sunday 12pm Chaoyang Stadium by: admin

      August 29, 2012, 14:33

      Hi guys, I have booked the Chaoyang stadium pitch this Sunday 12pm. The idea is to have another friendly before the league starts. This might take the form of…

    • Cup Match: Summer Palace vs Vikings by: admin

      August 29, 2012, 11:06

      Gentlemen, After Sunday's epic sudden death penalty shoot-out victory over Lao Hu (match report to follow), the draw for the second round took place on Monday…

    • SQUAD: Cup Match Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

      August 24, 2012, 13:21

      Summer Palace! Competitive football is back! The squad for Sunday is below, meet at 13:15 at LIDO (the pitch we train on). SQUAD That's a maximum squad…

    • SQUAD: FCFC Friendly Match by: admin

      August 24, 2012, 11:33

      Citizens, Friendly game this Saturday meet 4:15pm at Beijing University of Technology 北京工业大学 北京市朝阳区平乐园100号 100 Pingleyuan,close…

    • Friendly: Forbidden City vs Chinese side (semi-pro)  by: admin

      August 23, 2012, 14:56

      Thanks to all those who made to yesterday's training session. Great Stuff. We have an important friendly this Saturday 5pm at Beijing University of Technology…

    • Cup Match: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

      August 21, 2012, 22:05

      Hello Citizens! The IFFC draw has been made, Ben was present and it was riveting stuff. It's Lao Hu vs Summer Palace, Sunday 2 pm at Lido Pitch. Be there…

    • Training Every Wednesday by: admin

      August 20, 2012, 23:42

      Hey Guys, Training as always on Wednesday. As mentioned previously it's important we have a good turn out from both teams. Priority for squad selection will…

    • New Season Important Info by: admin

      August 19, 2012, 15:41

      Dear Citizens, Following yet another fun and eventful season in 2012, both Palace and City managed to finish in the top tier of their respective divisions.…

    • Friendly Match this Sunday by: admin

      August 16, 2012, 16:09

      Hello Citizens, Thanks to Barrie for taking a gruesome training session last night and for the 18 people who showed up, including a few new faces. This…

    • Training every Wednesday by: admin

      August 14, 2012, 14:34

      Hello All, and welcome back to this wonderful CITY! Our first training session last Wednesday had a great turn out, let it be the same tomorrow for Barrie's…

    • Football is back and so is Teppenyaki by: admin

      August 9, 2012, 14:09

      Good afternoon Citizens, A big thank you to 'on the ball' Ally for taking the first training session of the 12/13 season and in doing so, helping us start to…

    • Football Training Tonight by: admin

      August 8, 2012, 20:08

      A reminder that football training starts tonight (8pm to 10pm at Lido Si'de, cost ¥30) in preparation for the season which kicks off the first weekend of…

    • IFFC 7 a-side tournament 16th June + Dos Kolegas + Vote by: admin

      June 11, 2012, 19:36

      Hello One and All, After the fun Sexy football tourney yesterday (where City reached the semi-finals), the summer football keeps coming at you. Next on the…

    • Cup 1/4 final Summer Palace vs FCFC by: admin

      February 21, 2012, 12:35

      Palace, The 2011-2012 season resumes this coming weekend. We start with the Cup 1/4 final vs FCFC. The venue is the LIDO, Kick off at 4PM,be there at 3:30PM at…

    • G12: Summer Palace vs CYPR by: admin

      February 21, 2012, 10:37

      Palace, This is our second game for the coming weekend. It's a league game vs Chaoyang Park Rangers. The venue is again the LIDO, Kick off at 2PM, be there at…

    • Friendly tomorrow 4:30pm Lido by: admin

      February 18, 2012, 12:34

      We have a friendly but competitive intrasquad game tomorrow 5pm Lido. if you have let us know you are available you are in the Squads. We have around 24…

    • 5-a-side Forbidden City by: admin

      February 17, 2012, 12:31

      Hi ALL, The new 5-a-side season kicks-off again soon! 5-a-side provides a great opportunity to improve your skills, stamina and have fun! Forbidden City…

    • FCFC friendly match this Sunday 5pm. Are you available by: admin

      February 15, 2012, 12:29

      Citizens, As you know the season kicks off with a BANG with both club sides meeting in the Cup 1/4 final on the 25/26 of February, with the 1st divisions…

    • Training Si'de Gongyuan by: admin

      February 8, 2012, 12:26

      Hey Guys! We will be having our last weekend training this Sunday at 5-7PM at the Si 'de Gongyuan pitches. This will be a perfect chance for those interested…

    • Futsal tonight Canadian School by: admin

      February 7, 2012, 09:25

      Guys, Just a reminder that there is futsal tonight (Tuesday) from 8-10pm at the Canadian International School (Map attached via link below). If you have any…

    • Football Training by: admin

      February 6, 2012, 22:23

      Forbidden City had the first proper training of the year on a 'warm' and sunny day on Sunday morning! Ben took a good session to get us back in the swing of…

    • Most Valued Player. 6 Easy Questions. by: admin

      February 4, 2012, 22:11

      Hello Lads, You have a rare and delightful opportunity to be famous in Beijing as the official spokesperson of Forbidden City Football Club, Beijing. One…

    • Training 11AM-1PM Sunday by: admin

      January 31, 2012, 22:05

      Hi All! Training this Sunday at Lido pitches, 11AM - 1PM. Make an effort to come down on Sunday to get into shape after the long winter break and make sure…

    • Football this Wednesday by: admin

      January 23, 2012, 22:02

      Hello Citizens! We have booked a 5-a-side pitch at Lido for a some football fun on Wednesday from 2-4pm. Assuming your less than sober dabbling with explosives…

    • February Schedule by: admin

      January 20, 2012, 21:58

      Citizens, I hope everyone is enjoying their time away from the pitch and, more importantly, looking forward to kicking off the 2nd half of our campaign to…

    • Futsal is Back! by: admin

      January 16, 2012, 21:53

      Hey Guys, With the Christmas break behind us, Futsal is back!!! Tomorrow night (Tuesday) is your chance to have some fun, get a touch on the ball, and,…

    • Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year by: admin

      December 25, 2011, 21:50

      Dear Citizens all over the world, Forbidden City FC is sending you warm Christmas greetings and our best wishes for a wonderful New Year of health, happiness…

    • Why China fails at football by: admin

      December 17, 2011, 21:45

      Little red card The telling reasons why, at least in football, China is unlikely to rule the world in the near future Dec 17th 2011 | from the print…

    • Match report for Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: admin

      December 14, 2011, 21:41

      Match report for Summer Palace vs Barbarians B, 11th December 2011, Lido This was Palace’s last league game to play before the winter break and on that…

    • Summer Palace Season So Far by: admin

      December 12, 2011, 21:39

      Palace, Excellent win yesterday afternoon against a tough opposition from the Barbarians B team. Match report to follow soon, when Lee Russell will have…

    • Training Tonight by: admin

      December 7, 2011, 21:32

      Hello everyone, It's our last training session tonight and a particularly important one for Palace given that we play what is probably the 3rd best team in…

    • G9: Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: admin

      December 6, 2011, 11:24

        Palace, I hope you've by now recovered from the FCFC Xmas party! We have 2 remaining events before the winter break: - Wednesday 7th: last…

    • Training Tomorrow 8pm Lido by: admin

      November 29, 2011, 13:26

        Train Tomorrow as usual. Stay fit and committed! 8pm Lido pitch Cheers, Philippe

    • Match report for Summer Palace vs French LE B by: admin

      November 28, 2011, 18:49

      Match report for Summer Palace vs French LE B, 26th November 2011, Lido The weather keeps getting colder, but Palace came to the game with a red hot string…

    • Summer Palace - remaining dates before the winter break by: admin

      November 27, 2011, 15:10

      Palace, Well done to all involved in our game yesterday against French LE B. Match report from Lee Russell to follow later. Meanwhile, please see below the…

    • Forbidden City Tour to Bangkok 6th April 2012 by: admin

      November 25, 2011, 16:00

      Christmas is coming. For religion of another sort, here’s a little update for those dreaming of a Bangkok Easter… Easter weekend is April 6-9, UK/HK etc…

    • FCFC Xmas Party - Saturday, 3 December by: admin

      November 25, 2011, 11:30

      Citizens! The date for the FCFC Christmas party is finally confirmed: When: Saturday, 3 December 2011 from 8pm Where: Luga's Villa in Sanlitun There were…

    • G9: Summer Palace vs French Le by: admin

      November 22, 2011, 18:34

      Palace, This week is our penultimate league game before the winter break. We are playing the French LE, who for sure will be a much tougher opposition than…

    • Save the date: FCFC Xmas party by: admin

      November 16, 2011, 18:30

      Citizens! Santa Claus is coming to town soon to celebrate FCFC awesomeness (again). With City and Palace having won their respective 11's leagues this summer…

    • Forbidden City Tour to Bangkok by: admin

      November 15, 2011, 18:24

      Easter weekend holiday is April 6-8. Tomb Sweeping holiday is April 5-7, these are official China holidays. Forbidden City Bangkok Tour is April 6-8. You…

    • FCFC Tracksuit by: admin

      October 10, 2011, 17:45

      Guys, We have a few tracksuits left (Umbro, red top, blue trousers). Size L (i.e. my size), and XL (i.e. that fits someone bigger than me) are available. Price…

    • Season Schedule by: admin

      October 10, 2011, 17:43

      Hello Lads, After the October Holiday (for some of you) I hope you enjoyed it but kept fit and a raring to lose those extra pints added while watching the…

    • G2: Summer Palace vs Dong Ren by: admin

      September 20, 2011, 17:25

      Palace, Our next league game is against a new team, called Dong Ren. They should be a lot tougher to beat than the Chaoyang Park rangers as they won against…

    • Forbidden City Tour to Bangkok 6th April 2012 by: admin

      September 19, 2011, 17:21

      Hello All, While we at Forbidden City bombard you with emails, delete the rest, this is the most important! The Easter weekend of April 6th 2012 is the…

    • Season Opening Party at Luga’s by: admin

      September 19, 2011, 17:14

      FCFC got off to a good start to the footballing season this weekend with Palace beating Chaoyang Park Rangers 6 – 0 and City winning a hard fought battle…

    • Watch Live Premiership at Luga's Villa by: admin

      September 17, 2011, 15:04

      Premier League 18th September 2011 WATCH LIVE ON THE BIG SCREEN WITH COMMENTARY ON! Tottenham VS Liverpool  8:30pm THEN Manchester U. VS Chelsea 11pm Luga's…

    • Football tonight meet in Wudaokou by: admin

      September 14, 2011, 17:09

      Hello guys I'm Ivan from Forbidden City Fc, i'm organizing the trip to our training destination for the new comers.. As living in Wudaokou as well, we can…

    • Training Wednesday 8-10pm Lido Pitch by: admin

      September 13, 2011, 20:43

      Citizens, Training this Wednesday 8-10pm. please try and be there before 8pm so we start our session on time. LIDO PITCH MAP ON WEBSITE The league starts…

    • TRAINING WEDNESDAY 7:45pm-10:00pm by: admin

      September 5, 2011, 15:44

      Citizens, Training as always this coming Wednesday. Please arrive on time! where: LIDO PITCH when: Wednesday 7:45pm-10:00pm See you soon Cheers, Philippe

    • The Beijing 6-a-side Charity Shield by: admin

      September 1, 2011, 12:52

      China ClubFootball Members' Alert 1st September 2011 The Beijing 6-a-side Charity Shield ClubFootball is delighted to bring you news…

    • Squad: 11 aside Match by: admin

      August 20, 2011, 13:10

      Hey Citizens, We have an intra-squad 11 aside friendly scheduled this coming Sunday at 2pm Lido Pitch (Si'De Park map on website/astroturf pitch) Please…

    • FCFC new season 2011-12: what you need to know  by: admin

      August 14, 2011, 17:05

      Dear Citizens, Following our massive celebrations at the end of last season when Forbidden City won the Premier League and Summer Palace won the First…

    • 7-aside all-day Tournament by: admin

      August 9, 2011, 14:13

      Hello Lads, Some of you may have heard that a select Forbidden City FC team is taking part in the BTV Cup, a summer competition for the various league winners…

    • 7-aside all-day Tournament Saturday August 13th by: admin

      August 6, 2011, 20:53

      Hello Lads, Some of you may have heard that a select Forbidden City FC team is taking part in the BTV Cup, a summer competition for the various league winners…

    • FCFC season 2011-2012 by: admin

      July 16, 2011, 13:01

      Citizens, With such a fantastic 2010-2011 season behind us its already  time to look forward and start planning for the season ahead. here are a few key…

    • Matty Leaving Drinks! 8PM in Luga's TONIGHT by: admin

      June 29, 2011, 15:04

      Matty Dunn is leaving the City, both of Beijing and his surrogate footballing family for Thailand! Tonight will be your last chance to see Matty drink a few…

    • FCFC end of Season BBQ extravaganza and Award Party by: admin

      June 23, 2011, 15:05

      CITIZENS, This Sunday Forbidden City FC will have it's annual season ending/award party. We've had a great year and we really want to end it with a great party…

    • City vs Palace Super Cup semi-final by: admin

      June 6, 2011, 02:22

      Hey guys, Super cup semi at Chaoyang this wednesday at 8pm. loads of fun planned, donkeys and positions to be picked prior to the game, we've done this in the…

    • palace champions by: admin

      June 4, 2011, 02:22

      Sent: Saturday, June 04, 2011 4:22 PM Palace won their title playoff vs French 3 0. One club two leagues. Best club in Beijing. And fuck fifa --

    • Play off game vs French LE B by: admin

      May 31, 2011, 02:23

      Palace, I hope you've now recovered from the party on sunday night celebrating for City winning the premier league in emphatic fashion. For Palace, it was a…

    • champions! by: admin

      May 29, 2011, 19:11

      Im delighted to hear that we are champions! i would love to hear as much news as possible! Im soooo proud of everyone! well done everyone for all the hard…

    • FIGHT HARD LADS by: admin

      May 28, 2011, 19:22

      C'MON THE MIGHTY CITY!!!!!!!!!!!!! C'MON THE MIGHTY PALACE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! DO YOURSELVES PROUD BOYS! BE ORGANISED, WORK HARD AND PARTY LIKE ONLY THE…

    • FCFC Bang Bus! by: admin

      May 26, 2011, 13:34

      Boys, we are going all out this Sunday! We have hired a bus for the day that will be taking people to the Chaoyang Pitch in the morning for the Palace game…

    • This Sunday (29th) - Football & Food by: admin

      May 26, 2011, 09:33

      This Sunday sees both teams playing in their last league match of the season, with Palace kicking off at 12PM at Chaoyang stadium against Red Cards, and then…

    • IFFC Cup Final FCFC vs. Afrika by: admin

      May 6, 2011, 09:28

      Citizens, current and former! This Sunday, 8 May, at 4pm City will play Afrika in the IFFC Cup Final. We invite you to make your way to the Lido pitch in Side…

    • Weekly Update (IFFC Cup semi-final) by: admin

      April 14, 2011, 18:52

      BBBoooyyyyaaa City made it to the Final!!! A tough game against a much improved Vikings side saw City dominate in the 1st half score two goals and then rely…

    • Weekly Update April 12th, 2011 by: Pikey

      April 12, 2011, 14:46

      Citizens!Another successful week of football for FCFC as both Palace and City continued their strong run of form, picking up three wins over the last week.City…

    • Weekly update by: Pikey

      March 21, 2011, 14:56

      Citizens, weekly updates are =back!!! Another superb weekend both on and off the =pitch. Top of the table leaders City had a tough =encounterwith…

    • G15: Summer Palace vs Shenzhen Dev Bank by: admin

      March 14, 2011, 14:39

      Palace,We had a tough game last Saturday, beating a strong Barbarians team 3-1. We played very well at the start of the game, creating several good chances and…

    • Training tonight 8-10pm Lido by: Pikey

      March 2, 2011, 12:19

      Training tonight as always Lido Pitch 8-10pmSee you there Cheers,FCFC

    • Beer&Pizza at Kro's Nest by: Pikey

      March 1, 2011, 12:10

      Welcome Back Guys!As you know the season has started again after our long winter break and in order to welcome in the start of the second half of this season…

    • Training Wednesday by: Philippe

      March 1, 2011, 09:09

      Hi guys,Just a quick reminder - Training as usual 8-10pm Lido pitch  Student living in Haidian area? get in contact with Aaron Cheers, Philippe&n…

    • TRAINING this Sunday by: Philippe

      January 28, 2011, 17:06

      Hey Guys,Please remember we have training this weekend, Sunday 30th @ the Canadian International School- outdoor pitch. The season is only 3 weeks away lads so…

    • FCFC Intra-squad friendly Saturday by: admin

      January 18, 2011, 10:43

      Hey Guys,As you probably know by now we have a game this weekend! We havent trained or played much in a while and we thought a fun (but intense) friendly…

    • Futsal tonight. . . and the unveiling of the new Kit by: admin

      January 17, 2011, 14:41

      Guys, Futsal is on as usual tonight at the Canadian School from 8pm-10pm. With the intra-squad game coming up next week this is a chance to try to get some…

    • Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2011 by: Jupp

      December 24, 2010, 18:34

      Dear Citizens (past and present),Forbidden City FC is sending the warmest Christmas wishes to you and your families and our best wishes for a wonderful New…

    • Wicked Wiki!! by: Pikey

      December 14, 2010, 21:24

      OMG!City have made it into WikiWiki!!!http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forbidden_city_football_club HAHA!James

    • FCFC weekly news by: Philippe

      December 14, 2010, 17:20

      Citizens!The weekend kicked off on Friday with our traditional FCFC Xmas Party, and with nearly 50 people making the most of Luga's 4star Michelin dinner and…

    • FCFC Weekly News by: Philippe

      December 14, 2010, 12:35

      Citizens!The weekend kicked off on Friday with our traditional FCFC Xmas Party, and with nearly 50 people making the most of Luga's 4star Michelin dinner and…

    • FCFC weeklyyyyyyyy newssssssssssssss by: Philippe

      December 7, 2010, 11:35

      Citizens,2 resounding victories for the club this week. PAAALACE kicked off the tequila fuelled weekend with a 10-0 win over Dulwich Lions. Matty Costello hit…

    • End of Season Party at Luga's by: admin

      December 2, 2010, 12:30

      City Boys!Yuletide is here again, and what that means for FCFC is that afternoons frolicking in the park and post match analysis in Luga’s is coming to an…

    • Weekly news by: Philippe

      November 30, 2010, 11:33

      Citizens,It's been another cracking weekend for the club with 2 major victories for both City and Palace.On Saturday, The Palace boys minus the alcohol…

    • G9: Next Summer Palace game, vs Athletico by: Patrick

      November 23, 2010, 09:52

      Palace,This Saturday, we are playing Athletico, currently 2nd in the league table.This is our chance to bounce back after last Saturday disappointing defeat vs…

    • Saturday Night Lights by: admin

      November 16, 2010, 14:28

      Guys,As you will know, both Palace and City have games this Saturday. Palace in the morning and City at 2 in the afternoon.After the Palace game finishes it…

    • IFFC ~ Early Years by: admin

      November 15, 2010, 15:08

      The passion of the playing field overcomes national boundaries. A young German came to Beijing to study and ended up giving hundreds a chance to play football…

    • Weekly News by: Philippe

      November 2, 2010, 18:59

      Hello Lads,Congrats to everyone This week. On Saturday, Palace goal scorers Matt Costello, Kieran and Jim So made sure the team had an awesome second half…

    • G5: Summer Palace vs Beijing Celtics by: Patrick

      October 26, 2010, 14:46

      Palace,Like the week before, we could only get a draw, this time versus Shenzhen Development Bank. In one hand, we should be happy to get 1 point considering…

    • Weekly news by: Philippe

      October 25, 2010, 15:19

      Citizens,Another week of football success for the club. Palace was once again a tad unlucky to walk away from their game with just 1 point. In their 3-3 draw…

    • Weekly News by: Pikey

      October 18, 2010, 17:47

      Citizens,The footballing weekend saw both teams work hard to earn great results: Palace early on Sunday fought hard to salvage a point from a game they had…

    • Rowan talking Chinese football in bed with Maradona by: Jupp

      October 11, 2010, 22:08

      China craves sporting recognition and has a huge passion for football, but development of the domestic game has been blighted by corruption and general…

    • FCFC Korean BBQ team night out Friday by: Pikey

      October 11, 2010, 12:42

      Citizens!Social event of the moment !!One night only !!This Friday 15th October from 7:30pmKorean BBQ on Guijie 3号 东直门内大街 (Dongzhimen Subway, a…

    • FCFC vs Malaysian Tigers Sunday by: Philippe

      October 7, 2010, 13:37

      Citizens,The league restarts this Sunday! we play the Malaysian Tigers @ 4pm Chaoyang Stadium. Meet at the pitch no later than 3:15pm.Please let me know you…

    • FCFC coming schedule by: Philippe

      September 30, 2010, 16:34

      Citizens,Loads of football scheduled for the holidays and after including 11 aside games, mini tournaments, as well as our usual training sessions. Make sure…

    • Training tonight 8pm Lido Pitch by: Philippe

      September 15, 2010, 13:40

      Training is back to normal hours: 8pm from now on. lido 11 aside Pitch (see Maps)Cheers guys see you there.Philippe

    • FCFC Opening Season Party by: admin

      September 14, 2010, 15:04

      The tradition continues this Friday with the FCFC Opening Season Party!!Get down to:Luga's @ 8pmfor an all you can eat and drink extravaganza for 150RMB.So…

    • Summer Palace next league game by: Patrick

      September 14, 2010, 12:21

      Palace,Well done to all involved in our winning start last Saturday (see Pikey's post for the match report about this game).This coming weekend we are playing…

    • FCFC Weekly News by: Philippe

      September 13, 2010, 11:03

      Citizens,A great start to the season with victories over the weekend for Both Summer Palace (3-0) and Forbidden City (5-0). Palace managed to secure all 3…

    • Training Tonight by: Philippe

      September 8, 2010, 14:55

      Quick reminder for training tonight.945pm Lido Pitchesnext week we resume training at 8pm...at last we will be able to resume after training beers!See you…

    • Summer Palace 1st League game by: Patrick

      September 7, 2010, 14:55

      Palace,Our first league game for the 2010-11 season is scheduled for this coming saturday, 11th September. We are playing a new team: Lao Hu Internazionale (or…

    • Good luck! by: Big Jim

      September 2, 2010, 14:45

      Dear CitizensI would like to wish everyone at the club a massive good luck for the upcoming season. I hope everyone can work really hard, work together as a…

    • Summer Palace: no match this weekend by: Patrick

      September 2, 2010, 14:44

      Palace,This is just to say that we don't have a game this weekend, although some of you on this list may be asked by Philippe to play for City on Sunday.Well…

    • FCFC vs SDB Cup 2nd Round by: Philippe

      September 2, 2010, 13:06

      Citizens,Thanks to all that made it to training yesterday, good to see to some old and new faces back and raring to go.As you know our 11 aside season starts…

    • Cup Final Draw by: Jupp

      August 25, 2010, 12:09

      THOMAS MARECHAL CUPROUND 1:Saturday 28.August.2010 in the Lido Park12:00-14:00 Dragons vs. Summer Palace14:00-16:00 Athletico vs. Shenzhen Development…

    • FCFC - the weekly news by: Philippe

      August 25, 2010, 01:45

      Hey Guys,First off a big thanks to all those that made it out on Sunday for our friendly against the French, twas good to gage the fitness of all concerned..a…

    • New season preparation by: Philippe

      August 6, 2010, 17:28

      Hello citizens and welcome to another season of free flowing football, knee high tackles, fun and camaraderie!!Apologies for the canceled training today, Lido…

    • FCFC season ending party this SUNDAY by: Philippe

      July 2, 2010, 00:37

      Gentlemen,This Sunday Forbidden City FC will have it's annual season ending/award party. We've had a great year and we really want to end it with a great party…

    • this week… by: Pikey

      May 25, 2010, 18:55

      Dear Citizens,A hard fought victory on Sunday, with a 1-0 victory over old rivals Sexy with some players labouring some of the work load more than others.Dont…

    • Saturday Night by: Pikey

      May 25, 2010, 01:43

      Last game of the season on Saturday. Lets sign off in style by having a big night out afterwards!!!Venue - Tairyo (Either opposite workers or new one in The…

    • Famous players for tomorrow nights match by: Pikey

      May 19, 2010, 00:18

      BarryGood question if anyone famous is playing .. I did a quick google of the starting line ups..Apparently some guy called Barry George is playing and is…

    • MATCH! v Ex Internationals! by: Pikey

      May 17, 2010, 19:35

      Dear City,It looks like a very exciting opportunity has arisen....Ever remember sat at the tv watching Chinese football and saying ' We could beat them!'.......…

    • Can you make City History? by: Pikey

      May 11, 2010, 18:10

      Dear Citizens,Only 3 league games of the season left! With Forbidden City still having a huge chance to still be crowned league champions!!It may only take…

    • Barbs Sunday@ Lido by: Pikey

      May 7, 2010, 10:25

      Dear City,Match this week v The Barbarians, Sunday @ Lido park meet 1.15pmCAN YOU PLAY!?RSVP NOW!James

    • TRAINING TONIGHT by: Pikey

      May 5, 2010, 16:05

      HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL AT TRAINING TONIGHT!!!!!! 7.45 SHARP!!

    • Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: Pikey

      May 5, 2010, 16:04

      Palace,Well done to all involved in winning 2-1 against a strong side from WAB,last sunday, under scortching heat. It was a true club effort with importantcontr…

    • Summer Palace vs WAB by: Pikey

      April 27, 2010, 14:32

      Palace,Well done to all involved last saturday. We had a good game and lost narrowly (3-4) against a strong opposition from the Celtics. Special mention goes…

    • Bleep test @ training by: Pikey

      April 27, 2010, 14:32

      Dear allBad luck to everyone this Sunday gone, after drawing 1-1 with Strollers then loosing on penalties. Everyone must dust themselves off, because…

    • Sunday 3pm Lido semi v Strollers by: Pikey

      April 22, 2010, 14:20

      Dear CitizensThis SUNDAY is the semi-final of the Thomas Marechal Cup! We will be playing Peking Strollers and meeting@ Lido at 3.00pm SHARP!Please let me know…

    • FCFC-TV: Coach McKay Inspirational Speech by: Jupp

      April 16, 2010, 20:27

      On this team, we fight for that inchOn this team, we tear ourselves, and everyone around usto pieces for that inch.We CLAW with our finger nails for that…

    • No game this weekeend by: Pikey

      April 15, 2010, 16:11

      Palace,Just to let you know that we have no game this weekend.Our next game should be on saturday 24th of April, against Celtics.Cheers,Patrick

    • SATURDAY- Athletico 1.15pm @ Lido by: Pikey

      April 15, 2010, 16:11

      City!This weeks match is against Athletico!We meet at 1.15pm on SATURDAY at Lido!Let me know if your up for it!!!!!!!!Can you play??REPLY NOW!CheersJames

    • Can you get fitter!? TRAINING?? by: Big Jim

      April 13, 2010, 14:15

      Dear Citizens!There were no official games for the club this past week end so i want everyone to come to training to get fit this week,.....because next week…

    • City v Ole Sunday, cancelled by: Jupp

      April 9, 2010, 18:56

      Lads,I just received a phone call from Carlo, the manager of Ole. They only have three guys for Sunday and need to cancel the game. He’s very sorry for this…

    • TRAINING TONIGHT! 7.45pm- 10pm by: admin

      April 7, 2010, 14:21

      Dear CitizensWell played to City Sunday who played very bravely but unfortunately lost 1-0 to Afrika. Lots to play for this season many games to play - with…

    • City v Ole Sunday, Lido by: admin

      April 6, 2010, 15:51

      Dear Citizens!This week see's the mighty city take on the italians of Ole fc! The game will be at Lido on Sunday for a time of 1.15pm sharp!So let me know if…

    • Summer Palace: no game this weekend by: Patrick

      April 6, 2010, 14:22

      Palace,Just to let you know that we do NOT have a game this weekend.I should get the dates for re-arranged fixtures confirmed quite soon.Enjoy the free…

    • Football in the snow by: admin

      March 31, 2010, 16:30

      Here is the 89th minute of Forbidden City FC vs French LE, 24th March 2010, when expected drizzle turned into freezing rain / sleet / snow by half time! No…

    • Summer Palace vs Shenzhen Development Bank by: Pikey

      March 31, 2010, 10:06

      Palace,Summer Palace vs Shenzhen Development Bank, Saturday 3rd April, 2PM kickoffLet's try to bounce back after our 2 narrow defeat against the top 2 teams of…

    • Korean BBQ Friday by: Pikey

      March 30, 2010, 16:27

      Many of our holiday plans have been kyboshed by the leagues insensitive planning of the Afrika football game and we find ourselves once again spending our…

    • FCFC-TV: City vs. Azz by: Jupp

      March 25, 2010, 08:14

      FCFC-TV presents another episode of fun football in Beijing. Watch the mighty City take on the Azzurris in front of record attendance as the weather warms up.…

    • BBC World Football by: Jupp

      March 18, 2010, 21:37

      Listen to FCFC's Rowan Simons discussing the state of Chinese football on the BBC World Service.We have the latest from Beijing on the corruption and match-fixi…

    • FCFC-TV Presents City vs Barbarians by: Jupp

      March 9, 2010, 22:26

      Watch as City ran riot against the Barbarians. The 6-0 victory keeps us top of the league.Match report:Pretty much the same game as last week.MOM: Jochen /…

    • FCFC-TV presents City vs. Russia by: Jupp

      March 6, 2010, 22:10

      First game in 2010 beating Russia 6-0.See when Adam's hard work on the right helped him claim yet another assist. His beautiful cross was only slightly…

    • Summer Palace vs Kozo Japan by: Patrick

      March 3, 2010, 11:28

      Palace,Next game is a big one, we are playing the league leader Kozo Japan. The game is scheduled for this Sunday (7th of March) at Chaoyang Stadium. Kick off…

    • Match Report: Russia 0:6 FCFC by: Philippe

      March 1, 2010, 14:06

      February 28, 2010 - Russia 0:6 FCFCCitizens!The bells of the Kolner Dom are Ringing, The prodigal son has returned, Jochen Tenhagen has scored.Many had come to…

    • Start of the Season! by: admin

      February 23, 2010, 11:40

      Dear Citizens!This year is the year of the tiger, and this year is our year CITIZENS!!!So lets have a roaring start to the season by coming down to…

    • Second IFFC Team Night - 20 February 2009 by: Jupp

      February 15, 2009, 10:23

      Dear IFFC members, supporters and friends,Forbidden City FC and Summer Palace are proudly inviting all IFFC teams and players to the Second IFFC Team Night on…

    • Training today Nov.18th by: admin

      November 18, 2008, 13:59

      City! Today November 18th training at Lido pitch, 8pm.Meet at the pitch at 7.50 so that we can start on time!We have some tough games ahead so training is…

    • FCFC 1:1 Africa by: admin

      November 9, 2008, 22:55

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    • New Tracksuits - ready tonight by: Jupp

      November 4, 2008, 15:02

      Citizens,the new tracksuits are ready and we'll distribute them starting from tonight. They are good quality Umbro tracksuits and the style is similar to the…

    • Save the Date - X-mas Party by: Jupp

      October 28, 2008, 18:20

      Citizens!Please all mark down Saturday, 6 December 2008, in your calendar as we will have our traditional X-mas party then!The day coincides with our last…

    • FC vs French LE Report by: admin

      October 21, 2008, 14:36

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    • Emergency Contact Details by: Jupp

      October 15, 2008, 09:05

      Lads,if you wish to leave your emergency details (preferred hospital, insurance details, contacts, etc.) with the club management to have this information…

    • Training + League Registration + New Tracksuits by: Jupp

      September 2, 2008, 19:12

      Citizens,update on three organizational issues.1. TrainingTraining will be at the Lido pitch on 11-a-side pitch every Wednesday from 10-11.30pm, starting…

    • 5 a-side League by: admin

      September 2, 2008, 11:40

      ClubFootball operate two 5-a-side leagues with short 6 week seasons throughout the year. Each Division plays on the same day each week and matches are run…

    • League Table 17 Div1 by: admin

      April 7, 2008, 17:08

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      December 9, 2007, 10:38

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      December 7, 2007, 04:53

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      November 25, 2007, 16:59

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      November 18, 2007, 14:43

      LEAGUE MATCH - 18th November 2007A cold day and it took some time for the City to warm up, but by the second half they were playing some nice attacking…

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      November 11, 2007, 17:11

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      November 4, 2007, 04:25

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      October 28, 2007, 08:58

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      October 21, 2007, 08:57

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      October 15, 2007, 10:27

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      September 9, 2007, 07:56

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      September 2, 2007, 10:34

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    • Category: Summer Palace  (94)
      • G6: Squad - Summer Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

        October 26, 2012, 12:00

        Palace, Below is the squad list for Sunday game vs Red Cards. Meet at the Lido at 11:30am, kick off at 12 noon. Please don't be late. Cheers, Patrick PS:…

      • Match report: Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

        October 22, 2012, 14:41

        Match report for Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons, IFFC first Division league, Saturday 20th October, Lido On a gorgeous Saturday afternoon Summer Palace played…

      • G6: Summer Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

        October 22, 2012, 12:55

        Palace, Well done to all involved in the game last Saturday, that saw Palace gain a hard-fought win against ISB Dragons (3-2, report to follow). Next league…

      • G5: Squad Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

        October 19, 2012, 12:54

        Palace, Below is our squad list for tomorrow's league game vs the ISB Dragons. Kick off is scheduled for 2 PM at the Lido pitch. Be there at 1:30 PM so that…

      • G5: Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

        October 16, 2012, 09:45

        Palace, After last weekend hard-fought draw vs Celtic B (2-2, match report to follow soon), let's try to go back to winning ways. This Saturday (20th of…

      • G4: Squad Summer Palace vs Celtic B by: admin

        October 12, 2012, 13:24

        Palace, Below is the squad list for our league game vs Celtic B, to be played on Sunday at the Lido. Kick off is scheduled for 2PM, make it at 1:30 PM at the…

      • G4: Summer Palace vs Celtic B by: admin

        October 8, 2012, 18:29

        Palace, Well done to all involved in the intra-squad game played last Saturday. Our next league is on Sunday 14th against Celtic B. This team made a good…

      • Friendly Match by: admin

        October 5, 2012, 11:47

        Hi guys, We have a last minute friendly - if available please show up tomorrow 6-8pm Lido pitch. ALL city and palace players are WELCOME PLEASE BE THERE 30…

      • Match Report: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

        September 28, 2012, 17:30

        Match Report: Summer Palace 0 - 0 Lao Hu Internazionale Week 3 in the IFFC 1st Division saw Summer Palace go head-to-head with fellow title contenders Lao Hu…

      • G3: Squad: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

        September 21, 2012, 12:30

        Palace, Below is the squad list for our league game vs Lao Hu. The game kick off is scheduled for 2 PM tomorrow, Saturday 22nd September, at the Lido. Meet at…

      • G3: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

        September 18, 2012, 10:32

        Palace, We are currently top of the league table with 2 wins in 2 games, let's try to make it 3 out of 3. This coming Saturday we are playing the high school…

      • Match Report: Summer Palace 6:1 Chaoyang Park Rangers by: admin

        September 17, 2012, 17:33

        Match Report: Summer Palace 6-1 Chaoyang Park Rangers Saturday 15 September 2012 saw Summer Palace resume hostilities with long-term fatigable foes Chaoyang…

      • Match Report: Summer Palace vs Barbarians by: admin

        September 17, 2012, 14:02

         Match report for Summer Palace vs Barbarians B, Sunday 9th September 2012, Chaoyang Stadium As quite a few guys came late (as usual) and the ones who had…

      • SQUAD: G2 Summer Palace vs CYPR by: admin

        September 14, 2012, 12:14

        Palace, Below is the list of players available for our 2nd league game to be played tomorrow, Saturday 15th at the LIDO (in Chinese = Side Gong yuan,…

      • G2: Summer Palace vs Chaoyang Park Rangers by: admin

        September 11, 2012, 10:44

        Palace, Well done to all involved in the emphatic win last Sunday against Barbarians B, with the final score 4-2 (by the way: any volunteer to write-up a…

      • Palace Cup Match Reports by: admin

        September 7, 2012, 18:06

        Much like one of Edu’s weekend Sanlitun forays, our cup run began with a bit of nervousness and trepidation, rapidly ascended into breathtaking displays of…

      • Squad: G1 Barbarians B vs Summer Palace by: admin

        September 7, 2012, 13:57

        Palace, Below is the squad list for our first league game of the season vs Barbarians B on SUNDAY. The game is at Chaoyang Stadium and kick off is at 4 pm. Be…

      • G1: Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: admin

        September 4, 2012, 15:51

        Good afternoon gentlemen, Forget that the Premiership, La Liga, Serie A and Bundesliga have all already kicked-off the 2012/13 season - the big one is here,…

      • Cup Match: Summer Palace vs Vikings by: admin

        August 29, 2012, 11:06

        Gentlemen, After Sunday's epic sudden death penalty shoot-out victory over Lao Hu (match report to follow), the draw for the second round took place on Monday…

      • SQUAD: Cup Match Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

        August 24, 2012, 13:21

        Summer Palace! Competitive football is back! The squad for Sunday is below, meet at 13:15 at LIDO (the pitch we train on). SQUAD That's a maximum squad…

      • Cup Match: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

        August 21, 2012, 22:05

        Hello Citizens! The IFFC draw has been made, Ben was present and it was riveting stuff. It's Lao Hu vs Summer Palace, Sunday 2 pm at Lido Pitch. Be there…

      • Friendly Match this Sunday by: admin

        August 16, 2012, 16:09

        Hello Citizens, Thanks to Barrie for taking a gruesome training session last night and for the 18 people who showed up, including a few new faces. This…

      • Cup 1/4 final Summer Palace vs FCFC by: admin

        February 21, 2012, 12:35

        Palace, The 2011-2012 season resumes this coming weekend. We start with the Cup 1/4 final vs FCFC. The venue is the LIDO, Kick off at 4PM,be there at 3:30PM at…

      • G12: Summer Palace vs CYPR by: admin

        February 21, 2012, 10:37

        Palace, This is our second game for the coming weekend. It's a league game vs Chaoyang Park Rangers. The venue is again the LIDO, Kick off at 2PM, be there at…

      • Friendly tomorrow 4:30pm Lido by: admin

        February 18, 2012, 12:34

        We have a friendly but competitive intrasquad game tomorrow 5pm Lido. if you have let us know you are available you are in the Squads. We have around 24…

      • FCFC friendly match this Sunday 5pm. Are you available by: admin

        February 15, 2012, 12:29

        Citizens, As you know the season kicks off with a BANG with both club sides meeting in the Cup 1/4 final on the 25/26 of February, with the 1st divisions…

      • February Schedule by: admin

        January 20, 2012, 21:58

        Citizens, I hope everyone is enjoying their time away from the pitch and, more importantly, looking forward to kicking off the 2nd half of our campaign to…

      • Match report for Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: admin

        December 14, 2011, 21:41

        Match report for Summer Palace vs Barbarians B, 11th December 2011, Lido This was Palace’s last league game to play before the winter break and on that…

      • Summer Palace Season So Far by: admin

        December 12, 2011, 21:39

        Palace, Excellent win yesterday afternoon against a tough opposition from the Barbarians B team. Match report to follow soon, when Lee Russell will have…

      • G9: Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: admin

        December 6, 2011, 11:24

          Palace, I hope you've by now recovered from the FCFC Xmas party! We have 2 remaining events before the winter break: - Wednesday 7th: last…

      • Match report for Summer Palace vs French LE B by: admin

        November 28, 2011, 18:49

        Match report for Summer Palace vs French LE B, 26th November 2011, Lido The weather keeps getting colder, but Palace came to the game with a red hot string…

      • Summer Palace - remaining dates before the winter break by: admin

        November 27, 2011, 15:10

        Palace, Well done to all involved in our game yesterday against French LE B. Match report from Lee Russell to follow later. Meanwhile, please see below the…

      • G9: Summer Palace vs French Le by: admin

        November 22, 2011, 18:34

        Palace, This week is our penultimate league game before the winter break. We are playing the French LE, who for sure will be a much tougher opposition than…

      • Match report for Palace vs King World by: admin

        November 20, 2011, 18:32

        Match report for Summer Palace vs King World played on Saturday 19th November, Chaoyang Stadium It was a clear, blue Saturday morning but it was a…

      • G7: Palace vs King World by: admin

        November 15, 2011, 18:25

        Palace, Our next league game is against the Chinese team King World on this coming Saturday, 19th of November. The time of kick off is 2 PM and the venue…

      • Match Report Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

        November 14, 2011, 18:23

        Match report for Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons, League game, 12th November 2011. Side Gongyuan It was a beautiful sunny day when Summer Palace met to face a…

      • G7: Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

        November 8, 2011, 18:18

        Palace, Our  next league game is scheduled for this coming Saturday, 12th of November. We are playing the high-school team ISB Dragons. Kick off is in…

      • Match Report for Summer Palace vs Celtics by: admin

        November 7, 2011, 18:17

        Match report for Summer Palace vs Celtics, League game, 5th November 2011. Chaoyang Stadium The rain stopped just in time for the league's curtain raiser…

      • Match report for Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

        October 31, 2011, 18:14

        Match report for Summer Palace vs Red Cards, Sat 29th October 2011, Chaoyang Stadium (old pitch) It would seem fitting that on the 29th of October,…

      • G6: Palace vs Celtics by: admin

        October 31, 2011, 18:12

        Palace, Well done to those involved last Saturday when we got a well-deserved win against the Japanese from Red Cards. A match report for this game will…

      • G4: Summer Palace vs Red Cards is on by: admin

        October 26, 2011, 18:07

        Ok lads, Our league match this weekend is confirmed. We are playing Red Cards, at Chaoyang Stadium, this Saturday, kick off6pm, 1800 hours.  Please…

      • G5: Summer Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

        October 26, 2011, 18:06

        Hi Lads, It looks like we'll be playing our league match vs Red Cards this Saturday at Chaoyang Stadium. The exact time is to be confirmed, but this is…

      • Match report for Summer Palace vs Lao Hu by: admin

        October 23, 2011, 18:05

        Match Report for Summer Palace vs Lao Hu Inter played on Saturday 22nd October, Chaoyang Stadium On a hazy saturday morning where the smoke (and…

      • G10: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu Inter by: admin

        October 19, 2011, 18:03

        Palace, We have a league game this weekend, and a tough one! We've managed to re-arrange a fixture so that we could play Lao Hu Inter this weekend in…

      • Match report for Palace vs Azzurri by: admin

        October 17, 2011, 18:00

        Match report for Summer Palace vs Azzurri, Sunday 16th October 2011, Lido Sunday found the boys from Palace preparing to face what promised to be a tough…

      • G3: Summer Palace vs Azzurri, Sunday 16th October by: admin

        October 11, 2011, 17:46

        Palace, After a lengthy break we are resuming our league campaign this coming Sunday, 16th October, against the Italians from Azzurri. This should be a…

      • Season Schedule by: admin

        October 10, 2011, 17:43

        Hello Lads, After the October Holiday (for some of you) I hope you enjoyed it but kept fit and a raring to lose those extra pints added while watching the…

      • FCFC vs Nigerian Embassy Sunday by: admin

        October 5, 2011, 17:42

        Hi guys, in celebration of the Nigerian Independence day we have been invited to play against a Nigerian Team this coming Sunday 4pm Lido pitch. Can you…

      • Match report for Palace vs Dong Ren by: admin

        September 26, 2011, 17:32

        Palace, Please see below the match report for the league game we played last Saturday. We have no league game this coming weekend but we may organize some…

      • G2: Summer Palace vs Dong Ren by: admin

        September 20, 2011, 17:25

        Palace, Our next league game is against a new team, called Dong Ren. They should be a lot tougher to beat than the Chaoyang Park rangers as they won against…

      • Match report for Palace vs CYPR by: admin

        September 19, 2011, 17:19

        Palace, Well done to all involved in our first league game of the season, a 6-0 demolition of Chaoyang Park Rangers (please see the match report below). It…

      • G1: Summer Palace vs Chaoyang Park Rangers by: admin

        September 13, 2011, 10:00

        Palace, First of all, well done to the 10 guys who turned up yesterday afternoon for our friendly match vs Barbarians B. It was a tight game, and it ended 1-1…

      • Friendly: Summer Palace vs Barbarians by: admin

        September 8, 2011, 18:24

        Palace, I've finally made some progress regarding the organization of a friendly game for this bank holiday weekend vs the Barbarians A/B Club. The best we…

      • Match Report: Summer Palace vs Kozo Japan by: admin

        September 8, 2011, 10:30

        Match report for Summer Palace vs Kozo Japan. IFFC Cup 2nd Round. Played on Saturday 3rd September 2011, Side Gongyuan (Lido) For our second game this season,…

      • Cup: Kozo Japan by: admin

        August 31, 2011, 11:45

        Hello Lads, After our successful win last weekend, beating Chaoyang Park Rangers 3:1 (all headed goals; from Chris x2 and Jim x1 and assists from Ben x3), we…

      • Cup: Summer Palace vs Chaoyang Park Rangers by: admin

        August 25, 2011, 08:25

        Hello Summer Palace and new signings! Summer Palace vs Chaoyang Park Rangers Cup Match 4PM Sunday 28/8 Lido Pitch The IFFC season is fast approaching and the…

      • Squad: 11 aside Match by: admin

        August 20, 2011, 13:10

        Hey Citizens, We have an intra-squad 11 aside friendly scheduled this coming Sunday at 2pm Lido Pitch (Si'De Park map on website/astroturf pitch) Please…

      • FCFC new season 2011-12: what you need to know  by: admin

        August 14, 2011, 17:05

        Dear Citizens, Following our massive celebrations at the end of last season when Forbidden City won the Premier League and Summer Palace won the First…

      • City vs Palace Super Cup semi-final by: admin

        June 6, 2011, 02:22

        Hey guys, Super cup semi at Chaoyang this wednesday at 8pm. loads of fun planned, donkeys and positions to be picked prior to the game, we've done this in the…

      • palace champions by: admin

        June 4, 2011, 02:22

        Sent: Saturday, June 04, 2011 4:22 PM Palace won their title playoff vs French 3 0. One club two leagues. Best club in Beijing. And fuck fifa --

      • Play off game vs French LE B by: admin

        May 31, 2011, 02:23

        Palace, I hope you've now recovered from the party on sunday night celebrating for City winning the premier league in emphatic fashion. For Palace, it was a…

      • A French Outing by: admin

        May 26, 2011, 22:31

        Hello lads, Just a short and sweet email to invite you to participate in an afternoon of drinking icy-cold beverages whilst watching the French get whipped by…

      • Summer Palace vs Red Cards by: admin

        May 23, 2011, 12:00

        Palace, Our last league game is scheduled for this coming SUNDAY, 29th of May. Kick off scheduled at 12 noon at the Chaoyang stadium. We are playing against…

      • Match report for Palace vs Dulwich Lions by: admin

        May 23, 2011, 11:13

        Palace, Last saturday we had a tougher than expected game against the Dulwich Lions. I don't know if it was because of the heat and bright sunshine but for…

      • Summer Palace vs Dulwich Lions by: admin

        May 16, 2011, 13:28

        Palace, Our next league game is scheduled for next saturday, 21st May. Currently we should play at the Chaoyang stadium for a 2 pm kick off, however the venue…

      • Match report for Summer Palace vs Athletico by: admin

        May 16, 2011, 12:43

        Palace, For the ones who were not at the match, here is the match report for the league game we played last saturday: It all started very well, on that sunny…

      • Call to arms: Palace vs Athletico by: admin

        May 9, 2011, 21:49

        We played brilliantly against Dragons and now it's time for another big match! ARE YOU AVAILABLE? At this point in time the match is scheduled for Saturday…

      • Match report for Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

        May 2, 2011, 11:55

        Sent: Monday, May 02, 2011 11:55 AM Palace, For the ones who were not there, here is the match report of the league game we played on saturday vs ISB…

      • Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: admin

        April 25, 2011, 10:11

        Palace, Our next league game is this coming saturday, 30th of April. We are playing against ISB Dragons, a team that we have never managed to beat in the…

      • Summer Palace: Training session by: admin

        April 20, 2011, 11:03

        Palace, Don't forget to come to the training session tonight, 8-10 PM at the Lido as usual. We don't have a game this weekend (23/24th April) but it's…

      • G16: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu Internazionale by: Pikey

        March 21, 2011, 14:50

        Palace,Please find below:1- a short match report of our last game played vs Shenzhen Development Bank2- the match schedule for April and updated stats3- the…

      • G15: Summer Palace vs Shenzhen Dev Bank by: admin

        March 14, 2011, 14:39

        Palace,We had a tough game last Saturday, beating a strong Barbarians team 3-1. We played very well at the start of the game, creating several good chances and…

      • G14: Summer Palace vs Barbarians by: Pikey

        March 7, 2011, 14:46

        Palace,For the ones who missed it, we managed to scored 11 goals passed the Chaoyang Park Rangers on Saturday (final score 11-1). Admittedly, this large…

      • G13: Summer Palace vs Chaoyang Park Rangers by: Patrick

        March 1, 2011, 12:05

        Palace,Due to the snow we could not play last weekend, our game vs Lao Hu Inter has been postponed to a later date not yet scheduled.Hopefully we can finally…

      • G12: Summer Palace vs Lao Hu Inter by: Patrick

        February 21, 2011, 16:44

        Palace,The winter break is finally over. Our next league game, against Lao Hu Internazionale (= WAB) is scheduled for this coming weekend, saturday 26th…

      • G11: Palace vs Red Cards by: Patrick

        December 7, 2010, 10:35

        Next league game is our LAST before the 3-month long winter break. We are playing the Japanese from Red Cards. The game is scheduled for SUNDAY 12th December,…

      • G10: Next Palace game vs Dulwich Lions by: Patrick

        November 30, 2010, 10:21

        Palace,We had a great win last Saturday, trashing Athletico 8-1. It was the most accomplished game we played for a long time. Especially good was the fact that…

      • G9: Next Summer Palace game, vs Athletico by: Patrick

        November 23, 2010, 09:52

        Palace,This Saturday, we are playing Athletico, currently 2nd in the league table.This is our chance to bounce back after last Saturday disappointing defeat vs…

      • G8: Summer Palace vs ISB Dragons by: Patrick

        November 16, 2010, 10:28

        Palace,For info, last saturday we managed our largest victory so far this season by beating the Italians of Azzurri by 4-0. It was a very accomplished…

      • G7: Summer Palace vs Azzurri B by: Patrick

        November 9, 2010, 11:30

        Palace,Unfortunately and for the second week in a row we could not take any point from our league game. Despite playing good football and matching a very solid…

      • G6: French vs Summer Palace by: Pikey

        November 2, 2010, 01:59

        Hello Lads,Congrats to everyone and especially goal scorers Matt Costello, Kieran and Jim So for our second half come-back on Saturday, it’s a shame it…

      • G5: Summer Palace vs Beijing Celtics by: Patrick

        October 26, 2010, 14:46

        Palace,Like the week before, we could only get a draw, this time versus Shenzhen Development Bank. In one hand, we should be happy to get 1 point considering…

      • G4: Summer Palace vs Shenzhen Dev Bank by: Pikey

        October 19, 2010, 10:58

        Palace,Well done to all involved in last sunday game, a 2-2 draw vs a solid Barbarians B team. A game we dominated but that we would have lost if it wasn't for…

      • G3: Summer Palace vs Barbarians B by: Pikey

        October 14, 2010, 13:51

        Palace,After a very long break, we can finally resume our football season.Our next league game is to be played this SUNDAY, 17th of October against the…

      • FCFC coming schedule by: Philippe

        September 30, 2010, 16:34

        Citizens,Loads of football scheduled for the holidays and after including 11 aside games, mini tournaments, as well as our usual training sessions. Make sure…

      • Summer Palace next league game by: Patrick

        September 14, 2010, 12:21

        Palace,Well done to all involved in our winning start last Saturday (see Pikey's post for the match report about this game).This coming weekend we are playing…

      • FCFC Weekly News by: Philippe

        September 13, 2010, 11:03

        Citizens,A great start to the season with victories over the weekend for Both Summer Palace (3-0) and Forbidden City (5-0). Palace managed to secure all 3…

      • Summer Palace 1st League game by: Patrick

        September 7, 2010, 14:55

        Palace,Our first league game for the 2010-11 season is scheduled for this coming saturday, 11th September. We are playing a new team: Lao Hu Internazionale (or…

      • Summer Palace: no match this weekend by: Patrick

        September 2, 2010, 14:44

        Palace,This is just to say that we don't have a game this weekend, although some of you on this list may be asked by Philippe to play for City on Sunday.Well…

      • Summer Palace FC – Cup game by: Patrick

        August 25, 2010, 11:48

        Palace,The football season starts this Saturday, 28th August, with the preliminary round of the Cup.We play ISB Dragons at 12:00 noon at the Lido (Side…

      • Summer Palace New Season by: Patrick

        August 3, 2010, 10:42

        Palace,The new 11-a-side football season is coming very soon and we should get prepared.First of all can you all let me know:1: if you'll be playing football…

      • Summer Palace vs Azzurri B by: Pikey

        May 26, 2010, 11:34

        Palace,Well done to all involved in last saturday game vs Chaoyang Park Rangers, as we managed our biggest win (so far), 7-1.This coming saturday we are…

      • Summer Palace vs Chaoyang Park Rangers by: Pikey

        May 18, 2010, 14:47

        Palace,Our penultimate game of the season is scheduled for this saturday, 22nd May.We are playing against Chaoyang Park Rangers, kick off is for 12:00 (noon)…

      • Summer Palace vs Dulwich Lions, THURSDAY 8PM, at Dulwich College by: Patrick

        May 10, 2010, 17:34

        Palace,Well done to all involved last saturday, as we won again close game, this time versus Barbarians B. Special mention to Jason Dorey for saving a penalty…

    • Category: Tour News  (3)
      • Bangkok Tour March 2013 by: admin

        October 24, 2012, 09:45

        Hello Lads, A football tour they said. In Bangkok they said. Next March. What do you say? I know the date 'end of March' seems way off but the chat about our…

      • IFFC 7 a-side tournament 16th June + Dos Kolegas + Vote by: admin

        June 11, 2012, 19:36

        Hello One and All, After the fun Sexy football tourney yesterday (where City reached the semi-finals), the summer football keeps coming at you. Next on the…

      • Bangkok Football Tour in April by: admin

        January 17, 2012, 21:55

        Hello Citizens, We are slowly awakening from winter break and look forward to another sporty year ahead. What better way to reward ourselves for all the hard…

    • Category: Training  (64)
      • Training Wednesday by: admin

        October 24, 2012, 10:00

        Hey Guys, Big games coming up for both teams this weekend! Try and make it tonight! Don't miss out Thanks, Philippe

      • Training Wednesday by: admin

        October 7, 2012, 19:18

        Citizens, Training as usual wednesday 8-10pm Lido. Big games coming up for both teams - Old and new players, be sure to make it! Cheers, Philippe

      • Holiday footy - RSVP if you're in Beijing by: admin

        October 1, 2012, 17:09

        Guys, This week I'm going to try to organize some 7 a-side football or football tennis tournaments at the Canadian school. We basically can choose when we…

      • Training Tonight Lido by: admin

        September 26, 2012, 10:30

        Training tonight boys. See you there! Cheers, Philippe

      • Training tonight by: admin

        September 19, 2012, 12:59

        Hi guys, Training tonight as usual 8pm-10pm Lido Pitch. Please be on time. Big matches coming up this week for both Palace and City! Don't miss out! let's make…

      • FCFC training tonight by: admin

        August 29, 2012, 16:29

        FCFC training tonight 8pm at Lido Gongyuan Pitch: Si’de Gongyuan (Sìdé Gōngyuán – 四德公园) Map here: http://www.forbiddencityfc.com/maps/ Chee…

      • Training Every Wednesday by: admin

        August 20, 2012, 23:42

        Hey Guys, Training as always on Wednesday. As mentioned previously it's important we have a good turn out from both teams. Priority for squad selection will…

      • Training every Wednesday by: admin

        August 14, 2012, 14:34

        Hello All, and welcome back to this wonderful CITY! Our first training session last Wednesday had a great turn out, let it be the same tomorrow for Barrie's…

      • Football is back and so is Teppenyaki by: admin

        August 9, 2012, 14:09

        Good afternoon Citizens, A big thank you to 'on the ball' Ally for taking the first training session of the 12/13 season and in doing so, helping us start to…

      • Football Training Tonight by: admin

        August 8, 2012, 20:08

        A reminder that football training starts tonight (8pm to 10pm at Lido Si'de, cost ¥30) in preparation for the season which kicks off the first weekend of…

      • Training Si'de Gongyuan by: admin

        February 8, 2012, 12:26

        Hey Guys! We will be having our last weekend training this Sunday at 5-7PM at the Si 'de Gongyuan pitches. This will be a perfect chance for those interested…

      • Futsal tonight Canadian School by: admin

        February 7, 2012, 09:25

        Guys, Just a reminder that there is futsal tonight (Tuesday) from 8-10pm at the Canadian International School (Map attached via link below). If you have any…

      • Football Training by: admin

        February 6, 2012, 22:23

        Forbidden City had the first proper training of the year on a 'warm' and sunny day on Sunday morning! Ben took a good session to get us back in the swing of…

      • Training 11AM-1PM Sunday by: admin

        January 31, 2012, 22:05

        Hi All! Training this Sunday at Lido pitches, 11AM - 1PM. Make an effort to come down on Sunday to get into shape after the long winter break and make sure…

      • Football this Wednesday by: admin

        January 23, 2012, 22:02

        Hello Citizens! We have booked a 5-a-side pitch at Lido for a some football fun on Wednesday from 2-4pm. Assuming your less than sober dabbling with explosives…

      • February Schedule by: admin

        January 20, 2012, 21:58

        Citizens, I hope everyone is enjoying their time away from the pitch and, more importantly, looking forward to kicking off the 2nd half of our campaign to…

      • Futsal is Back! by: admin

        January 16, 2012, 21:53

        Hey Guys, With the Christmas break behind us, Futsal is back!!! Tomorrow night (Tuesday) is your chance to have some fun, get a touch on the ball, and,…

      • Training Tonight by: admin

        December 7, 2011, 21:32

        Hello everyone, It's our last training session tonight and a particularly important one for Palace given that we play what is probably the 3rd best team in…

      • Training Tomorrow 8pm Lido by: admin

        November 29, 2011, 13:26

          Train Tomorrow as usual. Stay fit and committed! 8pm Lido pitch Cheers, Philippe

      • Training Today by: admin

        November 16, 2011, 18:28

        Hey Guys, With both teams in top positions, be sure to make it to training this evening. it'd be great to have a solid turn out from both City and Palace…

      • TRAINING TOMORROW LIDO by: admin

        November 8, 2011, 18:21

        Hey Lads, Well done this weekend,  top results for both teams and top spots for both teams! Let's keep this up, make it to training! Cheers, Philippe

      • Training Wednesday 8-10pm Lido pitch by: admin

        October 17, 2011, 17:52

        Hey guys, Fantastic results this weekend for both teams! Training as usual this coming Wednesday: 8pm lido Pitch See you there Philippe

      • training tomorrow 2pm canadian school by: admin

        October 4, 2011, 17:40

        hi guys, Training in the afternoon tomorrow at the canadian school outside pitch. for maps follow the link below. http://www.cisb.com.cn/page/contact_us/maps.…

      • Training session as usual by: admin

        October 4, 2011, 17:39

        City/Palace, We are planning to have a training session tomorrow evening, Wednesday 5th, at the usual place, Lido pitch, and the usual time 8-10pm.…

      • Training this Wednesday by: admin

        September 27, 2011, 17:38

        Well done this weekend! Palace couldnt quite keep up with their winning streak losing against a very good team. good battle though! City charged forward and…

      • Football Training Tonight by: admin

        September 21, 2011, 17:27

        Citizens, Great start to the season with two big wins for SP and FC. let's keep the momentum going and Join us for training tonight. Be there and make it on…

      • Football tonight meet in Wudaokou by: admin

        September 14, 2011, 17:09

        Hello guys I'm Ivan from Forbidden City Fc, i'm organizing the trip to our training destination for the new comers.. As living in Wudaokou as well, we can…

      • Training Wednesday 8-10pm Lido Pitch by: admin

        September 13, 2011, 20:43

        Citizens, Training this Wednesday 8-10pm. please try and be there before 8pm so we start our session on time. LIDO PITCH MAP ON WEBSITE The league starts…

      • TRAINING WEDNESDAY 7:45pm-10:00pm by: admin

        September 5, 2011, 15:44

        Citizens, Training as always this coming Wednesday. Please arrive on time! where: LIDO PITCH when: Wednesday 7:45pm-10:00pm See you soon Cheers, Philippe

      • Training this Wednesday 8.30pm @ CYP by: admin

        August 8, 2011, 20:50

        Evening All. Training is on again this Wednesday at the same time and place as last week (full details below). With the start of the BTV6 9 a-side tournament…

      • TODAY: Pre Season Training This Wednesday  by: admin

        August 3, 2011, 11:52

        Hi, A reminder that training is on tonight - Chaoyang Park East Gate 9-aside pitch, be there ready to run at 8:20PM! Some guys are travelling from the West…

      • Pre Season Training by: admin

        August 1, 2011, 10:18

        Morning Campers. The 11 a-side football season starts in one month and there are cup matches and other stuff even sooner than that.  So your lazy summer…

      • Training tonight 8-10pm Lido by: Pikey

        March 2, 2011, 12:19

        Training tonight as always Lido Pitch 8-10pmSee you there Cheers,FCFC

      • FCFC Training Wednesday Lido by: Philippe

        February 22, 2011, 00:09

        Hi guys,The season starts this coming weekend for both Forbidden City and Summer Palace / it's going to be a cracking second half of the season! - see you at…

      • TRAINING this Sunday by: Philippe

        January 28, 2011, 17:06

        Hey Guys,Please remember we have training this weekend, Sunday 30th @ the Canadian International School- outdoor pitch. The season is only 3 weeks away lads so…

      • FCFC Intra-squad friendly Saturday by: admin

        January 18, 2011, 10:43

        Hey Guys,As you probably know by now we have a game this weekend! We havent trained or played much in a while and we thought a fun (but intense) friendly…

      • Futsal tonight. . . and the unveiling of the new Kit by: admin

        January 17, 2011, 14:41

        Guys, Futsal is on as usual tonight at the Canadian School from 8pm-10pm. With the intra-squad game coming up next week this is a chance to try to get some…

      • FCFC Pre-season Winter Schedule by: admin

        January 12, 2011, 20:36

        Citizens,Winter Break? nonsense! - The season starts now lads! Futsal has been on for a while and been a great laugh for those that make it regularly on…

      • Futsal Tonight by: Philippe

        December 13, 2010, 12:33

        Come and join us!!Futsal tonight 8pm. Loads of fun.Cheers,Philippe

      • A Brazilian? by: Pikey

        November 16, 2010, 11:57

        Dear Lads,Tomorrows training session will be a Brazilian themed session based on the international futbal de salao method of skill acquisition!We will also be…

      • FCFC TRAINING Wednesday 8pm by: Philippe

        November 9, 2010, 16:26

        Hey guys,Just a quick reminder, we have training this Wednesday as always, same place same time:8pm Lido pitchCheers,Philippe

      • Training Wednesday 8pm Lido Pitch by: Philippe

        September 29, 2010, 12:37

        Hey Guys,Training is on as usual this Wednesday 8pm (meet 745pm for 8pm start)Where: 11 aside Lido Pitch SiDe GongyuanFYI training and friendlies are…

      • Training this Sunday 4pm Canadian School by: Philippe

        September 24, 2010, 17:25

        Hey guys,No games this weekend as you already know. If you are not working on Sunday, we have training: 5/7aside footywhen: Training this Sunday 25th @…

      • Training tonight 8pm Lido Pitch by: Philippe

        September 15, 2010, 13:40

        Training is back to normal hours: 8pm from now on. lido 11 aside Pitch (see Maps)Cheers guys see you there.Philippe

      • Training Tonight by: Philippe

        September 8, 2010, 14:55

        Quick reminder for training tonight.945pm Lido Pitchesnext week we resume training at 8pm...at last we will be able to resume after training beers!See you…

      • FCFC Training - Wed, 18/08 10-11.30pm - Lido Pitch by: Philippe

        August 17, 2010, 17:08

        Citizens,Just a quick reminder about TRAINING tomorrow night. In preparation for the season to come let s have a great turn out this week!Time: 18 August,…

      • FCFC Training – Wed, 11 August, 10-11.30pm – Lido Pitch by: Jupp

        August 10, 2010, 16:52

        Citizens,Just a quick reminder about training tomorrow night.Time: 11 August, 10-11.30pm (be there at 9.45pm)Location: Lido Pitch, Side Park (map on FCFC…

      • TRAINING TONIGHT by: Pikey

        May 5, 2010, 16:05

        HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL AT TRAINING TONIGHT!!!!!! 7.45 SHARP!!

      • Bleep test @ training by: Pikey

        April 27, 2010, 14:32

        Dear allBad luck to everyone this Sunday gone, after drawing 1-1 with Strollers then loosing on penalties. Everyone must dust themselves off, because…

      • Can you get fitter!? TRAINING?? by: Big Jim

        April 13, 2010, 14:15

        Dear Citizens!There were no official games for the club this past week end so i want everyone to come to training to get fit this week,.....because next week…

      • Football Sunday @ Canadian school by: Jason

        April 10, 2010, 18:57

        Fella's,With no matches this weekend we will be having a City vs. Palace match at the Canadian International School of Beijing at 2:00pm tomorrow (Sunday).…

      • Training Tonight by: Philippe

        March 3, 2010, 11:31

        Hey Guys,The second half of the season kicked off on 27th Feb 2010 with both teams securing a useful 3 points. French 0:6 Palace (by default) and Russia 0:6…

      • CITY v French Wednesday meet 7.45pm by: Philippe

        February 8, 2010, 11:37

        Dear City!!!First game of the season this wednesday versus the French. Time for everyone unleash the city beast!! Lets get out there and get going again this…

      • FCFC Training Sunday 23rd 2pm by: Pikey

        January 20, 2010, 11:34

        Hey guys,With the 2nd half of the season so close and the current beautiful weather it's time to resume Training.Sunday 23rd 2 pm at the Canadian School…

      • Futsal (Indoor football) 8:00pm Wednesday @ Canadian School by: Jason

        January 19, 2010, 11:35

        Guys,This Wednesday we will be playing futsal (indoor footy) at the Canadian International School of Beijing from 8:00-10:00pm. The cost is only 20rmb a guy so…

      • Futsal - Wednesday 8:00pm @ Canadian School by: Jason

        January 5, 2010, 11:19

        Greetings,I hope everyone had a great holiday and enjoyed a little bit of time away from the pitch. This Wednesday we will be beginning our futsal (indoor…

      • FCFC Football Schedule - March 2009 by: Jupp

        March 4, 2009, 22:01

        Dear Citizens!Please find below the training and match schedule for March 2009 for both City and Palace03 Mar (Tue): Futsal, 8-10pm, Canadian School (CIS)…

      • FCFC Football Schedule - February 2009 by: admin

        February 4, 2009, 17:18

        Citizens!please find below a training and match schedule for February 2009 for both City and Palace: 05 Feb (Thu): Training, 8-10pm, Lido Pitch07 Feb (Sat):…

      • Coming football week by: Luca

        November 25, 2008, 12:38

        City!Well done to both team in the weekend...Summer Palace with a convincing victory and City for a great performance that deserved a better result.No time to…

      • City: End of the first part of the season schedule by: Luca

        November 20, 2008, 12:22

        Citizen,Our first part of the season is rapidly coming to an end. Both teams still have some really important games, but I think it's about time to give all of…

      • Training today Nov.18th by: admin

        November 18, 2008, 13:59

        City! Today November 18th training at Lido pitch, 8pm.Meet at the pitch at 7.50 so that we can start on time!We have some tough games ahead so training is…

      • Training Tuesday! by: Luca

        October 6, 2008, 14:27

        Citizen,Your favourite sport is back in town after the holiday and it's ready to challenge you more than ever!Training TOMORROW, TUESDAY from 8 to 10PM at Lido…

      • Training Wednesday by: Luca

        September 16, 2008, 10:51

        City!Well done to Forbidden City lads who started with a clear victory (6-0) against X2 Japan on Sunday.Bad luck for Summer palace who lost 4-2 the first match…

      • Training + League Registration + New Tracksuits by: Jupp

        September 2, 2008, 19:12

        Citizens,update on three organizational issues.1. TrainingTraining will be at the Lido pitch on 11-a-side pitch every Wednesday from 10-11.30pm, starting…

    • Category: 5 a-side  (10)
      • Summer Palace 5-a-side Team by: admin

        October 15, 2012, 22:22

        Hello All, As the most recent recruits to City/Palace you may or may not know that we also have 5-a-side teams playing on Tuesday night. I organise the…

      • 5-a-side Forbidden City by: admin

        February 17, 2012, 12:31

        Hi ALL, The new 5-a-side season kicks-off again soon! 5-a-side provides a great opportunity to improve your skills, stamina and have fun! Forbidden City…

      • 7-aside all-day Tournament by: admin

        August 9, 2011, 14:13

        Hello Lads, Some of you may have heard that a select Forbidden City FC team is taking part in the BTV Cup, a summer competition for the various league winners…

      • 7 a side by: admin

        August 3, 2011, 09:15

        Hi Gents, This Thursday are the final games of the summer 7 a side tournament. Please let me know ASAP who is available and willing to play. I'll send the…

      • 7 aside this week Thursday 8:30pm Lido Pitch by: admin

        July 24, 2011, 13:58

        Hi Guys, Please RSVP now if you want to play 7 aside this Thursday 8:30pm Lido Pitch. Thanks and Have Fun! Cheers, Philippe

      • 7 aside football this Thursday 8-9pm Lido Pitch by: admin

        July 18, 2011, 12:59

        Citizens, The second round of games of the 7 aside tournament will be this coming Thursday. FCFC managed a draw and a win last week. Where: Lido Pitch (Map…

      • FCFC 7 aside starts tomorrow. by: admin

        July 13, 2011, 14:02

        Hi guys, 7aside tomorrow at 9pm all are welcome. please let me know Where: Lido Time: 9pm Cost: 30-50 Rmb 4 week tournament starting tomorrow every Thrusday…

      • 5-a-side Spring 2010 by: admin

        February 9, 2010, 11:38

        Hi All,The new 5-a-side season kicks of at the beginning of March. If you are interested in playing 5's this season on Thursdays for Forbidden City or Summer…

      • Emergency Contact Details by: Jupp

        October 15, 2008, 09:05

        Lads,if you wish to leave your emergency details (preferred hospital, insurance details, contacts, etc.) with the club management to have this information…

      • 5 a-side League by: admin

        September 2, 2008, 11:40

        ClubFootball operate two 5-a-side leagues with short 6 week seasons throughout the year. Each Division plays on the same day each week and matches are run…

    • Category: Forbidden City  (58)
      • G6: Squad - FCFC vs Celtics by: admin

        October 26, 2012, 10:00

        Citizens! Top game this weekend! make sure you can make it! SQUAD: FCFC vs Celtics Sunday meet 3:15pm SQUAD: Cheers, Philippe

      • G6: FCFC vs Celtics by: admin

        October 22, 2012, 09:40

        Citizens, Let's crush Celtics this coming Sunday 4pm Lido Can you make it? are YOU AVAILABLE? PLEASE RSVP NOW See you in training Thanks Philippe

      • G5: FCFC vs Afrika by: admin

        October 17, 2012, 12:30

        Hi Guys, We play Afrika this weekend - this will be a proper game. Dont miss out! The game is scheduled for 12pm but might get reschedule for 2 or 4 pm. Are…

      • G4: SQUAD - FCFC vs French Lequipe by: admin

        October 12, 2012, 10:22

        Citizens! SQUAD for Sunday below. Please be on time meet 3:15pm lido pitch! Let's make it 4 in 4! CITY! Philippe

      • G4: FCFC vs French Lequipe Availability by: admin

        October 7, 2012, 08:28

        City Match on Sunday after the holidays. Big game vs a tough French team. Are you Available? Please RSVP NOW Sunday 14 October 4pm Lido Remember to come to…

      • Friendly Match by: admin

        October 5, 2012, 11:47

        Hi guys, We have a last minute friendly - if available please show up tomorrow 6-8pm Lido pitch. ALL city and palace players are WELCOME PLEASE BE THERE 30…

      • G3: FCFC vs Vikings by: admin

        September 20, 2012, 17:01

        Citizens, Great stuff in training yesterday, thanks to all those who could make it and put a big shift in. A victory against the Vikings this week will put us…

      • G3: Forbidden City vs Vikings by: admin

        September 17, 2012, 10:32

        Citizens, Well done to all involved over the weekend. We played them off the park and earned ourselves another well deserved 3 points. This coming week we…

      • SQUAD: G2 City vs Russia by: admin

        September 14, 2012, 11:38

        Hi guys, It's FCFC vs the Russians this week. Make sure you arrive early enough for warm up! Let's earn ourselves another victory and 3 points! Meet SUNDAY…

      • G2: Forbidden City vs Russia by: admin

        September 10, 2012, 21:04

        Citizens, Well done on Sunday everybody! An excellent result against a tough and well organized Barbars team! Final score 3:1 with goals from the usual…

      • Squad: G1: Forbidden City vs Barbarians A by: admin

        September 7, 2012, 08:58

        We've worked hard in training and pre-season games. Let's make sure we bury the Barbarians on Sunday! First game of the season, let's kill them. Please meet…

      • G1: Forbidden City vs Barbarians A by: admin

        September 4, 2012, 19:04

        Citizens, It starts this weekend boys! The league is there for the taking- so let's make sure we show up in force and earn ourselves a sweet victory against…

      • Friendly FCFC game this sunday 12pm Chaoyang Stadium by: admin

        August 29, 2012, 14:33

        Hi guys, I have booked the Chaoyang stadium pitch this Sunday 12pm. The idea is to have another friendly before the league starts. This might take the form of…

      • SQUAD: FCFC Friendly Match by: admin

        August 24, 2012, 11:33

        Citizens, Friendly game this Saturday meet 4:15pm at Beijing University of Technology 北京工业大学 北京市朝阳区平乐园100号 100 Pingleyuan,close…

      • Friendly: Forbidden City vs Chinese side (semi-pro)  by: admin

        August 23, 2012, 14:56

        Thanks to all those who made to yesterday's training session. Great Stuff. We have an important friendly this Saturday 5pm at Beijing University of Technology…

      • Friendly Match this Sunday by: admin

        August 16, 2012, 16:09

        Hello Citizens, Thanks to Barrie for taking a gruesome training session last night and for the 18 people who showed up, including a few new faces. This…

      • Friendly tomorrow 4:30pm Lido by: admin

        February 18, 2012, 12:34

        We have a friendly but competitive intrasquad game tomorrow 5pm Lido. if you have let us know you are available you are in the Squads. We have around 24…

      • FCFC friendly match this Sunday 5pm. Are you available by: admin

        February 15, 2012, 12:29

        Citizens, As you know the season kicks off with a BANG with both club sides meeting in the Cup 1/4 final on the 25/26 of February, with the 1st divisions…

      • February Schedule by: admin

        January 20, 2012, 21:58

        Citizens, I hope everyone is enjoying their time away from the pitch and, more importantly, looking forward to kicking off the 2nd half of our campaign to…

      • G9: FCFC vs Vikings by: admin

        November 22, 2011, 18:33

        Dear Citizens, Well done this weekend to all those involved. both City and Palace earned themselves a great result! Are you available Saturday? the Game starts…

      • G8: FCFC vs Russia Utd by: admin

        November 16, 2011, 18:29

        Citizens, Massive game this Sunday 1pm Lido Pitch are you available? RSVP NOW Priority will be given to players who come to training. Thanks, Philippe

      • G7: FCFC vs Barbarians by: admin

        November 8, 2011, 18:20

        Hi Guys, Well done on Sunday both on and off the pitch! ;0. Sexy always give us a good game and we managed to keep them quiet for 90 minutes! We have 3 games…

      • G6: FCFC vs Sexy by: admin

        November 2, 2011, 18:15

        Hi guys, Please let me know NOW if you are available for this game. When: Sunday Where: Lido Time: 1pm See you in TRAINING! Please rsvp NOW Cheers, Philipp…

      • G5: FCFC vs Kozo by: admin

        October 27, 2011, 18:10

        BOOYA, Game this Sunday Lido pitch 12:00pm vs Kozo Japan. Let's bury them and continue our unbeaten run! Please RSVP NOW Thanks, Philippe

      • G4: FCFC vs Fortuna by: admin

        October 19, 2011, 18:02

        City, Game this Sunday vs Fortuna 2pm Lido Pitch. please let me know if you are available NOW! Let's capitalize on that great performance last weekend…

      • G3: FCFC vs Afrika  by: admin

        October 14, 2011, 17:48

        City, Game vs Africa this Sunday 5pm Chaoyang stadium. are you available? Sunday 5pm Chaoyang Stadium please RSVP now. thanks, Philippe

      • Season Schedule by: admin

        October 10, 2011, 17:43

        Hello Lads, After the October Holiday (for some of you) I hope you enjoyed it but kept fit and a raring to lose those extra pints added while watching the…

      • FCFC vs Nigerian Embassy Sunday by: admin

        October 5, 2011, 17:42

        Hi guys, in celebration of the Nigerian Independence day we have been invited to play against a Nigerian Team this coming Sunday 4pm Lido pitch. Can you…

      • G2: FCFC vs Strollers Sunday 2pm Lido by: admin

        September 21, 2011, 17:29

        Citizens, Fantastic job on Sunday, I thought we showed some good stuff on and off the ball for the first hour and should have realistically put a few past…

      • G1: FCFC vs French Le by: admin

        September 13, 2011, 20:25

        Citizens, Well done on Sunday, it was a much improved game from the City compared to our Cup game! let's keep aiming high and pushing ourselves! Our first…

      • Friendly: FCFC vs French LE by: admin

        September 8, 2011, 13:28

        Citizens, Friendly against the French this Sunday @ Chaoyang Stadium 2pm please RSVP now to let me know if you can make it. Its a classic pre-season warm…

      • Match Report: Cup Match City vs Lao Hu by: admin

        September 8, 2011, 12:39

        City began with a double boost , first of all Big Jim had not returned to Beijing over the summer, and secondly Ivan hadnt grown his pony tail backThis was…

      • Cup: FCFC vs Lao Hu International by: admin

        August 29, 2011, 18:32

        CITYY!! Cup game this coming weekend vs Lao Hu international. Date: Sunday 4th of September Time: 2pm Location: Lido Pitch Please let me know if you're…

      • Squad: 11 aside Match by: admin

        August 20, 2011, 13:10

        Hey Citizens, We have an intra-squad 11 aside friendly scheduled this coming Sunday at 2pm Lido Pitch (Si'De Park map on website/astroturf pitch) Please…

      • FCFC new season 2011-12: what you need to know  by: admin

        August 14, 2011, 17:05

        Dear Citizens, Following our massive celebrations at the end of last season when Forbidden City won the Premier League and Summer Palace won the First…

      • City vs Palace Super Cup semi-final by: admin

        June 6, 2011, 02:22

        Hey guys, Super cup semi at Chaoyang this wednesday at 8pm. loads of fun planned, donkeys and positions to be picked prior to the game, we've done this in the…

      • IFFC Cup Final FCFC vs. Afrika by: admin

        May 6, 2011, 09:28

        Citizens, current and former! This Sunday, 8 May, at 4pm City will play Afrika in the IFFC Cup Final. We invite you to make your way to the Lido pitch in Side…

      • Weekly Update (IFFC Cup semi-final) by: admin

        April 14, 2011, 18:52

        BBBoooyyyyaaa City made it to the Final!!! A tough game against a much improved Vikings side saw City dominate in the 1st half score two goals and then rely…

      • G12: FCFC vs Azzurri by: Pikey

        March 21, 2011, 14:53

        Citizens,Well done Saturday, a cracking display from all involved. It's that togetherness that will keep us going till the end of the season!Stats website down…

      • G14: FCFC vs Strollers by: Philippe

        March 7, 2011, 19:30

        Citizens,Well done on Sunday, a solid performance and good preparation for the tough games ahead. For those who missed out, Ivan powered one in early on and…

      • G12: FCFC vs Azzurri by: admin

        February 24, 2011, 14:49

        CCCCIIIITTYYYLate night beers in dingy bars, Pollution filled lungs, Dodgy pitches and even dodgier opponents, Aaron stepovers, and Philippe Tantrums...yep…

      • FCFC vs Sexy FC Cup game by: admin

        February 15, 2011, 10:48

        Hi guys,We decided to cancel the Sexy FC Cup game orginally scheduled for the 20th of February. The game will now take place on the 1st of March time and venue…

      • FCFC vs Vikings Sunday by: admin

        February 10, 2011, 15:45

        City,Thanks to those who made it to training Wednesday. Thanks Ally, great stuff!!Game this weekend against the Vikings. a proper game to prepare for the 2nd…

      • G11: FCFC vs French Le Sunday by: Philippe

        December 7, 2010, 12:32

        City,10 out of 10 so far lads...1 more to go before we can take a well earned break. Can you make it on Sunday 11 am vs French Le? Squad selected will be…

      • G10: FCFC vs Afrika by: Philippe

        December 1, 2010, 16:44

        This week another great game awaits us, we take on Afrika on Sunday 1pm Lido

      • G9: FCFC vs SEXY FC by: Philippe

        November 23, 2010, 13:47

        City,Well done last week, I thought we showed character and resilience through out the game; we pushed, and pressed Kozo Japan for the whole 90 minutes and…

      • G8: FCFC vs Kozo Japan by: Philippe

        November 17, 2010, 11:19

        City,We take on Kozo Japan this weekend on SATURDAY 3pm LIDO PITCHAre you available? Please RSVP NOWIf you have been included in both my email and Patrick's…

      • G7: FCFC vs Vikings Sunday by: Philippe

        November 10, 2010, 14:33

        CITY!!!We take on the Vikings this weekend as we fight on to keep top spot, it will be as always a tough contest, let's wipe them out!FCFC vs Vikings Sunday…

      • G6: FCFC vs Russia Sunday by: Philippe

        November 3, 2010, 14:44

        We take on the Ruskies this weekend as we fight to keep our hard earned top spot,Let's make sure we have our heads firmly screwed on for this game...FCFC vs…

      • G5: FCFC vs Barbarians by: Patrick

        October 28, 2010, 18:25

        FCFC vs Barbarians this Sunday, 4pm @ Lido.Are you available?This should be a proper tough game, a bit of derby really, so make sure you make yourself…

      • G4: FCFC vs Fortuna Sunday by: Philippe

        October 21, 2010, 10:13

        Citizens,FCFC vs Fortuna this Sunday, Match details to be confirmed as the league has yet to decide whether we play at 2pm or 4pm @ Lido (and still an…

      • G3: FCFC vs Strollers 6pm Sunday Lido Pitch by: Philippe

        October 14, 2010, 15:55

        Citizens,The league restarts this Sunday! we play the Strollers @ 4pm Chaoyang Stadium. Meet at the pitch no later than 3:10pm.Please let me know you availabili…

      • FCFC vs Malaysian Tigers Sunday by: Philippe

        October 7, 2010, 13:37

        Citizens,The league restarts this Sunday! we play the Malaysian Tigers @ 4pm Chaoyang Stadium. Meet at the pitch no later than 3:15pm.Please let me know you…

      • FCFC coming schedule by: Philippe

        September 30, 2010, 16:34

        Citizens,Loads of football scheduled for the holidays and after including 11 aside games, mini tournaments, as well as our usual training sessions. Make sure…

      • FCFC Weekly News by: Philippe

        September 13, 2010, 11:03

        Citizens,A great start to the season with victories over the weekend for Both Summer Palace (3-0) and Forbidden City (5-0). Palace managed to secure all 3…

      • FCFC vs SDB Cup 2nd Round by: Philippe

        September 2, 2010, 13:06

        Citizens,Thanks to all that made it to training yesterday, good to see to some old and new faces back and raring to go.As you know our 11 aside season starts…

      • FCFC friendly match vs. Vikings – Sunday, 1.15pm by: Jupp

        August 12, 2010, 17:05

        Citizens,we have arranged a joint City-Palace friendly 11-a-side match vs. the Vikings for this Sunday afternoon.Location: Lido pitch, Side ParkMeeting:…

      • 1.15pm Sunday meet, Lido v Sexy by: Pikey

        May 21, 2010, 11:57

        Dear CityThank you everybody yesterday, for a thoroughly hard, fast, intelligent, passing match! It was great to take part of in a such truly well supported…

  • Category: On Tour  (7)
    • 30th Far East Football Tournament Bangkok 2012 by: admin

      December 6, 2011, 21:27

      Hello dear football fans, With this e-mail the German All Stars Bangkok cordially invite you to the 30th Far East Football Tournament Bangkok 2012. We…

    • Forbidden City Tour to Bangkok 6th April 2012 by: admin

      November 25, 2011, 16:00

      Christmas is coming. For religion of another sort, here’s a little update for those dreaming of a Bangkok Easter… Easter weekend is April 6-9, UK/HK etc…

    • Forbidden City Tour to Bangkok by: admin

      November 15, 2011, 18:24

      Easter weekend holiday is April 6-8. Tomb Sweeping holiday is April 5-7, these are official China holidays. Forbidden City Bangkok Tour is April 6-8. You…

    • Forbidden City Tour to Bangkok 6th April 2012 by: admin

      September 19, 2011, 17:21

      Hello All, While we at Forbidden City bombard you with emails, delete the rest, this is the most important! The Easter weekend of April 6th 2012 is the…

    • 7-aside all-day Tournament Saturday August 13th by: admin

      August 6, 2011, 20:53

      Hello Lads, Some of you may have heard that a select Forbidden City FC team is taking part in the BTV Cup, a summer competition for the various league winners…

    • FCFC Thailand Tour by: Pikey

      February 21, 2011, 15:55

      FCFC Boys!As most of you know, there is an 11-a-side football tournament coming up on the 23rd and 24th of April, 2011 in Bangkok, Thailand!!!FCFC have booked…

    • 2011 Tour Dates by: admin

      November 19, 2010, 14:31

      Every footballer in Beijing seems to be talking of a trip to Bangkok. Forbidden City definitely are and planing to take a team down to Bangkok for the Far…

  • Category: Photo Gallery  (2)
    • Photo Gallery City vs BarBars by: admin

      March 9, 2010, 19:13

      Here are a bunch of photos from the second half of the Forbidden City vs Barbarians Match on Sunday 7th March. City won the day 6:0 with goals by six…

    • Inaugural Tour to Shanghai by: admin

      August 27, 2004, 01:12

      Forbidden City Football Club was born in 2004 and our first tour was that same summer, when we all headed to Shanghai for some summer action ...We had some fun…

  • Category: Squad  (2)
    • Jochen Tenhagen by: Jupp

      August 27, 2010, 16:55

        Squad Profile After leading Bundesliga powerhouse Werder Bremen to league and cup title honors in 2004 (as a supporter), Jochen "Jupp" Tenhagen, a…

    • Jason Muhl by: admin

      September 6, 2008, 16:28

      Jason MuhlPERSONALJason Muhl. American. Born 21 Jun, 1972. Plays centre mid-field, defence.SQUADJason has been a pivotal key in the history both on and off…


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