Last updated : Saturday, 02 December 2023
Leicestershire Foxes Sunday League
The Leicestershire Foxes Sunday League is an amateur football league for under-11 and under-12 teams in Leicestershire, England. It is affiliated with the Leicestershire & Rutland County FA.
The Leicestershire Foxes Sunday League was founded in 1990. The original purpose of the league was to provide a competitive environment for under-11 and under-12 teams in Leicestershire.
The league has grown significantly since its inception. In the 2022-23 season, there were over 100 teams competing in the league.
The Leicestershire Foxes Sunday League is played on a Sunday afternoon. Each team plays 16 games in the regular season. The top teams in each division qualify for the playoffs. The playoffs are played in a knockout format.
The Leicestershire Foxes Sunday League follows the standard rules of football. However, there are a few specific rules that apply to the league:
- All players must be under the age of 12 on the first day of the season.
- There is no heading allowed in the under-11 age group.
- Each team must have a minimum of 7 players on the field at all times.
There are over 100 clubs competing in the Leicestershire Foxes Sunday League. Some of the most successful clubs in the league include:
- Beaumont Town FC
- Groby Juniors
- Marlborough Rovers FC
- Quorn Juniors
- Anstey Nomads FC