Last updated : Saturday, 24 February 2024
Isle of Man FA Junior Football League
The Isle of Man FA Junior Football League is an amateur football league for boys and girls aged 12 to 16. It is affiliated to the Isle of Man Football Association (IOMFA).
The league was founded in 1965 by a group of local football enthusiasts. The first season of the league consisted of just six clubs. The league has grown steadily over the years and now has 20 clubs.
The league is divided into two divisions: Premier Division and Division 1. The Premier Division consists of the top 10 clubs, while Division 1 consists of the remaining 10 clubs.
The league season runs from September to May. Each team plays each other team in their division twice, once at home and once away. The top two teams in the Premier Division at the end of the season are promoted to the Premier League, while the bottom two teams are relegated to Division 1.
The current season is the 2023-2024 season. The Premier Division is currently being led by St George's, with Douglas Athletic in second place. In Division 1, Peel United are in first place, with Corinthians in second place.
Most Successful Clubs
The most successful club in the league is St George's, who have won the league 17 times. Other successful clubs include Douglas Athletic, Corinthians, and Peel United.