Gil Vicente FC Tryouts

Gil Vicente Futebol Clube, commonly known as Gil Vicente, founded in 1924, is a Portuguese football club that plays in Barcelos, Portugal. The club competes in the Primeira Liga, the top flight of Portuguese football.

Gil Vicente F.C. Youth Development System

Gil Vicente FC has been certified by the Portuguese Football Federation as a 4-star Training Entity.

This distinction recognizes the work developed by the Training Department of our club, which works intensively so that the youngest levels of our club can have all the conditions for sporting success.

To make certification possible, FPF and AF Braga evaluated the following criteria: Planning and Budget, Organizational Structure, Recruitment, Sports Training, Medical-Sports Monitoring, Personal and Social Training, Human Resources, Facilities and Logistics and Productivity.

Academy teams at Gil Vicente Futebol Clube include:

At the time of this writing, Gil Vicente Futebol Clube has no information on academy recruitment or trials. Please come back to this page at a later date while we monitor this club for upcoming recruitment and trial opportunities or click here to visit their official news section.


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The Estádio Cidade de Barcelos is a multi-use stadium in Barcelos, Portugal. At this time, the majority of the events that take place here include football. Gil Vicente, a team in the Primeira Liga, calls this stadium their home field.

The stadium is able to hold 12,504 people and was built in 2004. It opened on 30 May 2004. The inaugural game saw Gil Vicente lose 2-1 to Uruguayan side Nacional de Montevideo. It replaced Estadio Adelino Ribeiro Novo which was Gil’s home ground from its establishment in the 1920s until 2004. The stadium is a UEFA Category C ground which allows for European and international games to be played there.