Last updated : Saturday, 02 December 2023
London County Saturday Youth Football League
The London County Saturday Youth Football League (LCSYFL) is an amateur football league for youth teams in Greater London. It is affiliated with the London FA and offers many opportunities for junior grassroots football.
The LCSYFL was founded in 1921 and is one of the oldest youth football leagues in the country. It has a long and proud history of providing competitive football for young players in London.
The league has seen many talented players come through its ranks over the years, including some who have gone on to play professional football. Some notable former LCSYFL players include:
- David Beckham
- Frank Lampard
- Steven Gerrard
- Gary Neville
- John Terry
The LCSYFL is divided into a number of divisions, based on age and ability. The top division is the Premier Division, followed by Division One, Division Two, and so on. There are also a number of cup competitions held throughout the season.
The league uses a promotion and relegation system to ensure that teams are playing at the level that is right for them. This helps to create a competitive and challenging environment for all players.
The playing standards in the LCSYFL are very high. The league attracts some of the best young players in London, and the competition is fierce.
The league also has a strong commitment to developing young players. It provides training and coaching opportunities for players of all abilities, and it works closely with the London FA to ensure that players are given the best possible chance to succeed.