Last updated : Wednesday, 29 November 2023
The Grimsby Cleethorpes & District Sunday Football League is an amateur football league based in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England. It was founded in 1922 and currently has over 100 teams competing in its four divisions.
The league is affiliated to the Lincolnshire Football Association and is a Charter Standard League. This means that it meets the standards set by the FA for the operation and administration of amateur football leagues.
The league's headquarters are located at the Grimsby Town Football Club stadium, Blundell Park.
The league was founded in 1922 by a group of local football enthusiasts. The first season saw just six teams compete, but the league has grown steadily over the years and now has over 100 teams.
The league has been home to some of the best amateur football players in the country over the years. Former professional players who have played in the league include Alan Shearer, Paul Gascoigne, and Peter Beardsley.
The current season is the 2023-2024 season. The league is divided into four divisions: Division One, Division Two, Division Three, and Division Four.
The teams in each division play each other twice, once at home and once away. The top teams in each division at the end of the season are promoted to the next division, while the bottom teams are relegated to the next lower division.
The league also has a number of cup competitions, including the Charity Shield, the Senior Challenge Cup, and the Terry Hanley Memorial Cup.