Last updated : Saturday, 25 November 2023
Northchamp is an amateur football league based in the North West of England. It was founded in 1972 and currently has over 100 teams competing in its leagues.
The league is divided into three divisions: Premier Division, Division One, and Division Two. The Premier Division is the top flight of the league and is contested by the best teams in Northchamp.
The league also has a cup competition, the Northchamp Cup. The cup is open to all teams in the league and is played in a knockout format.
Northchamp was founded in 1972 by a group of local football enthusiasts. The league started with just a few teams but has grown steadily over the years.
In 1990, Northchamp became affiliated with the Football Association. This allowed the league to enter its teams into the FA Vase and the FA Trophy.
Northchamp has produced a number of talented players over the years. One of the most notable is Michael Owen, who played for Northchamp as a youth player before moving on to Liverpool and Real Madrid.
The current season of Northchamp is underway. The Premier Division is currently being led by AFC Blackpool, who are unbeaten in their opening five games.
The Division One title is being contested by a number of teams, including Lytham Town, St Annes Town, and Fleetwood Hesketh.
The Division Two title is being led by Poulton Villa, who are two points clear of their nearest rivals.