Last updated : Wednesday, 29 November 2023
Leicester & District Mutual Football League
The Leicester & District Mutual Football League (LDMFL) is an amateur football league in Leicestershire, England. It is affiliated to the Leicestershire & Rutland County FA.
The LDMFL was founded in 1920. The original purpose of the league was to provide a competitive footballing outlet for local businesses and organizations.
The league has grown significantly since its inception. In the 2022-23 season, the LDMFL had over 460 teams competing in 10 divisions, from Under-7 to Under-10.
The LDMFL is divided into 10 divisions, from Under-7 to Under-10. Each division has a set number of teams, depending on the age group.
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 previous division.
In addition to the regular league season, the LDMFL also runs a number of cup competitions. These include the Under-7 Challenge Cup, the Under-8 Challenge Cup, and the Under-9 Challenge Cup.
The LDMFL also runs a number of development leagues for players who are not yet ready for the competitive league. These include the Under-7 Development League and the Under-8 Development League.