Rookie Camp for 2024 Season

We are back!

Are you ready to tackle a new challenge? Do you have what it takes to be part of something extraordinary? The Belfast Knights American Football Team wants YOU to be a part of our gridiron family!

Who We’re Looking For?
No experience? No problem! We’re seeking people of all backgrounds and skill levels who are ready to embrace the challenge. Whether you’re a seasoned player or just starting, if you’re dedicated, passionate, and ready to give it your all, we want you on our roster.

Ready to take your passion for American football to the next level?
Join the New Players Group :

Join the Event Page:

Sunday 1st October
Sunday 8th October
Sunday 15th October
Sunday 22nd October
Sunday 29th October

Time – 10AM-12 PM

Location – Malone Rugby Club BT69GL

Join us in the huddle, and together, we’ll tackle the challenges, celebrate the victories, and create unforgettable memories on and off the field. Don’t miss your chance to be part of the Belfast Knights family – it’s time to unleash your inner warrior!

The Belfast Knights are proudly sponsored by McDowell Electrical Services


The Belfast Knights 2023 Schedule is out, with the first game away to the newly promoted Westmeath Minotaurs in Mullingar. Followed by a home game at Malone RFC against the Shamrock Bowl runner ups, the Dublin Rebels.

As always the Belfast Knights are looking for new players of all shapes, sizes and abilities, if you are interested please reach out and join us on Sundays at 10am at Malone RFC, Belfast.

Belfast Knights Youth Football Start off with 2 wins

The Belfast Knights hosted the Derry/Donegal Vipers and Belfast Trojans on Sunday 25th September at Malone RFC.

The first game was against the city rivals, Belfast Trojans. After the nerves settled the young Knights got into the game with a defence holding strong on multiple drives.

Building on the momentum from the earlier game the Belfast held the vipers to no score.

The final scores:

Knights 10 – 8 Trojans

Knights 12 – 0 Vipers

2022 Awards Knight

On Friday 2nd September, after completing the first full season in 3 years the Belfast Knights came together to reflect on this years achievements.

The 2022 season had its ups and down for the Knights, one thing that was consistent was the commitment to the game and the club.

Offensive Rookie of The Year

NOMINEES: Andrew Bradley (Wide Receiver), Owen Marshall (Offensive Line) and David McGranaghan (Wide Receiver)

WINNER: Andrew Bradley

Defensive Rookie of The Year

NOMINEES: Josh Harvey (Cornerback), Cathair Harpur (Defensive Line) and Ian Donnell (Linebacker)
WINNER: Josh Harvey

Offensive Line Player of The Year

NOMINEES: Reggie McGaughey, Darren Harris, Kris McCombe and Thomas Conlon
WINNER: Darren Harris

Special Teams Player of The Year

NOMINEES: Reggie McGaughey, Paul Crothers and Marty Caskey
WINNER: Reggie McGaughey

Defensive Player of The Year

NOMINEES: Josh Harvey (Cornerback), Kenny McClean (Linebacker) and Robbie Alexander (Defensive Line)
WINNER: Robbie Alexander

Offensive Player of The Year

NOMINEES: Darren Harris (Offensive Line), Jordan Clinton (Wide Receiver) and Thomas Conlon (Offensive Line)
WINNER: Jordan Clinton

Most Valuable Player

NOMINEES: Robbie Alexander (Defensive Line), Jordan Clinton (Wide Receiver) and Spencer McDowell (Quarterback)
WINNER: Jordan Clinton

Knight of The Year

NOMINEES: Kris McCombe, Brian Ewing and Jordan Clinton
WINNER: Brian Ewing

Special thanks to our coaches for this year!

And to Tony Macaroni and Franklins Sports Bar for hosting us!

Youth Football


If you or anyone you know is aged between 15-17, after January 1st 2022, come on down to Malone RFC (Gibson Park Ave, Cregagh Road, Belfast BT6 9GL) this Sunday from 10am to 12.30, all you need is football boots, gum shield and a desire to compete.

Please get in contact if you have any questions.

Flag Football

Training at Malone Rugby Club, BT6 9GL, Wednesdays 7-9pm. Email, message us on our social media accounts or just show up to practice if you’re interested!