Meet Our Team


Last Friday, March 4, the Golden Palace Group announced the launch of the action “Meet Our Team with a press conference in Sint-Truiden. Thanks to STVV and Golden Palace, you can now enjoy a unique football experience!

Every amateur football club dreams of one day playing against a first division team. That is why Golden Palace has put its weight behind the action “Meet Our Team”. This competition was enthusiastically announced last Friday and is directed to all Belgian clubs with players aged 18 or above. Twelve football teams will be selected: one per province, one for the Brussels capital region, and one last hand-picked by the jury. The goal? To find out how they measure up to STVV during a true gala match in a real, completely filled football stadium.

“Meet Our Team” is also the perfect opportunity to take a look behind the curtains of a big club and breathe the exceptional atmosphere of the Stayen Stadium.


To participate, clubs are invited to share a photo or video and a few words about their motivation through Every candidate club is asked to share their candidacy as much as possible, as the team that gathers the most votes per province is automatically qualified.

On July 23 and 24, the 12 teams will have to undergo several small tests (dribbling, shooting, …) in front of a jury assembled for the occasion that will include Walter Baseggio and Leo Van der Elst, Golden Palace ambassadors and former Red Devils. At the end of these tests one winning club will be determined and invited to play a gala match that will at the same time mark the kick-off of STVV’s season.

Every selected team will also receive a check of 500 euros to cover travelling and other expenses.


  • Registration dates: March 4  until May 22
  • Selection of the 12 teams: May 27
  • Announcement of the winner and the big game against STVV: the weekend of July 23-24

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