Organisation

The British Embassy Football club is recognised as an embassy team by its original founding and continued participation by embassy members. However it is not officially endorsed or recognised by the British Embassy itself, and is predominantly run by the non-embassy membership. This flexible organisation encourages all members to help assist in the running of the club where various tasks are handled by why who is willing and able at the time.

In order to run properly however the club maintains the following key positions which make up the BEFC officiate.

BEFC Chairman - Keith Crowley

Keith Crowley

Chairman

Known as ‘The Management’, Keith oversees the everyday running and continued existence of BEFC. Keith is also the official liaison with the embassy for the non-embassy membership and maintains links with the BEFC OBs.

BEFC Club Captain and Manager - Ben Palmer

Ben Palmer

Club Captain

Organisation of the TML BEFC 11s team is handled by Ben Palmer. Among other things Ben manages and supports the players, plans the fixtures, talks with the TML, and selects the team. As Club Captain / Manager Ben also manages the club website, overall organisation, relationships with other clubs and arranges participation in additional footballing events.

BEFC Vice Captain - Jorge Marenco

Jorge Marenco

Vice Captain & Treasurer

Jorge is the treasurer for BEFC; looking after the BEFC fees for player registration and entry into the TML as well as general expenses and running costs needed to make it all happen.

BEFC Vice Captain - Kaz Fushimi

Kaz Fushimi

7s Captain

Kaz captains the BEFC 7s team and assists with other Vice Captains in organising the 11s Team as well as managing additional matches and trainings.

BEFC Vice Captain and Treasurer - Ewan Walton

Ewan Walton

Vice Captain

Ewan shares the load with other Vice Captains in organising the 11s Team as well as captaining the team on the field when needed.

BEFC - Natalie Guerrero (Ladies Captain)

Natalie Guerrero

Ladies Captain

Organization of the Ladies team is handled by Natalie. She manages the administration of the Ladies Futsal club as well as the weekly sessions at the Embassy. Natalie also manages friendly sessions with other teams and arranges participation in additional footballing events.

BEFC - Namiho Takeda (Ladies Captain)

Namiho Takeda

Ladies Captain

Organization of the Ladies team is handled by Namiho. She manages the administration of the Ladies Futsal club as well as the weekly sessions at the Embassy. Namiho also manages friendly sessions with other teams and arranges participation in additional footballing events.

Mark Kuroda

Mark Kuroda

Futsal Captain & Lions Vice Captain

Mark administrates the BEFC Futsal club and manages the running of regular futsal sessions with Seth. 
Mark is also a Vice Captain for BEFC Lions, handling fixture organisation and team communication.

BEFC Futsal Manager - Seth

Seth Reisner

Futsal Captain

Seth manages the administration of the Futsal club as well as the running of the weekly sessions on the Embassy with Mark.
They also arrange entry for the futsal club in competitions.

Viran Pandya

Viran Pandya

Lions Captain

Viran is the captain for BEFC Lions mainly responsible for team selection, squad and game management.

Vernon Gill

Vernon Gill

Lions Captain

With years of experience managing teams in the IFFL and early TML Vernon oversees the Lions squad and handles the communications with league and other officials.

Kazushi Komatsu

Kazushi Komatsu

Lions Vice Captain

With many league experience of playing in the TML, Kaz supports the Lions Captains in their on and off field duties.