ABF membership benefits

  • Legal assistance
    When signing and terminating contract
  • Legal representation
    Before Civil Court and Court of Arbitration
  • Personal consultation
    On matters related to exercising the football profession
  • National and international representation
    Worldwide contacts through our membership in FIFPro
  • Team of unemployed players and participation in the FIFPro Tournament
    At the end of each season the ABF forms a squad of football players without contracts
  • Training camp
    Two-weeks training camp for the ABF squad to prepare them for the participation in the international FIFPro Tournament for unemployed players
  • After career development with the FIFPro Online Academy
    Dedicated to athletes, an online Bachelor degree in Sports Management, the students receive diplomas from the Danish University UCN. The education is in English.
  • Financial advises
    Ernst & Young Bulgaria provides exclusive consultations for the members of ABF:
    - preparation of annual tax return
    - consultations, related to the personal tax status of professional football players
    - tax and legal consultation services in relation to concluding an employment contract with a foreign professional football club

Insurances and work-related injuries
Any football player can suddenly become injured. If you were injured, would you know what to do? The ABF will give you guidance when you become injured, helping and advising you, as what to do in your specific case.