ABOUT US

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DURING THE FOOTBALL SEASON

On Saturday’s and Sunday’s

The Northumberland Football Leagues presides over 600 fixtures across the area. 

That amounts to: 

1,400 Teams

playing football at the grassroots level every weekend.

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15,000 Players 

participating each

week.

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Over 1,200

qualified coaches working to produce footballing excellence.

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The league is also a pathway to the professional game, with a number of famous names developing their talents in the Northumberland Football Leagues,      including England International’s Peter Beardsley, Chris Waddle, and Alan Shearer. 

More recently the league has produced the likes of 

Shola and Sammy Ameobi, Adam Armstrong,  Jamie Sterry, and Sean Matty Longstaff – who all ply their trade in professional football.