EGBA Kirolak is a club from Sestao that was born with the aim of promoting the inclusion and development of the African community through sport and, specifically, football.


EGBA Kirolak is a club that was created in Sestao in 2020 with the aim of promoting the integration and development of the Biscayan African community through sport and, especially, football.

The club is made up of about 30 adult players and around twenty girls and boys. Likewise, the project has the support of the Sestao town council for the social inclusion work it carries out with foreign residents in Bizkaia.


Technicians from the Athletic Club Foundation train a team from the lower categories of the EGBA Kirolak on Fridays in Lezama.

In addition, the Foundation organizes friendly football matches in Lezama with teams from other social projects with the aim of building community.


  • Promotes the social integration of unaccompanied foreign minors.
  • Empowers people to escape the cycle of poverty.
  • Provides social, personal and educational skills for future integration into society and the workplace.
  • Provides basic necessities in terms of food.
  • Provides opportunities for users to lead fulfilling lives.
  • Promotes physical activity and healthy habits.
  • Prevents diseases and unhealthy behaviour.
  • Improves interpersonal relationships.
  • Increases self-esteem, self-confidence, empowerment and independence.
  • Improves emotional stability, concentration, handling frustration and taking responsibility.
  • Promotes self-improvement, motivation and resilience.
  • Instils educational values such as respect, cooperation, solidarity, tolerance, equality, responsibility, commitment, etc.
  • Provides opportunities for quality education and improves language skills.
  • Prevents truancy and improves academic performance.
  • Equips users with skills that match the demands of the labour market.
  • Makes it possible for people who are vulnerable to social exclusion to acquire the necessary skills (educational, technical and vocational competences) to access employment, decent work and entrepreneurship.
  • Ensures that there are equal conditions for personal development, social integration and productive employment.
  • Ensures the equal right to sport and participatory leisure.
  • Promotes the participation of all groups in society.
  • Combats violence and discrimination against children and young people.
  • Promotes social inclusion, equality, tolerance and teamwork.
  • Provides opportunities and tools for people at risk of social exclusion.
  • Raises awareness of the need for equal social integration and the importance of building peaceful, fair societies.