Last updated : Tuesday, 28 November 2023

Friendly Only

Friendly Only is an amateur football league in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1995 and is based in London. The league is open to all teams, regardless of ability or experience. Matches are played on a Sunday afternoon and are 90 minutes long.


  • The league is non-competitive. There are no promotion or relegation.
  • There are no substitutes.
  • The offside rule is not enforced.
  • There is no limit on the number of touches a player can take.

Spirit of the Game

The Friendly Only league is all about having fun and enjoying the game of football. The emphasis is on sportsmanship and fair play.

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The league is also committed to promoting diversity and inclusion. All teams are welcome to participate, regardless of age, gender, or ability.


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