Last updated : Sunday, 03 December 2023
The Rochester & District League is an amateur football league based in Kent, England. It was founded in 1906 and currently has 12 teams competing in its Premier Division.
The league season runs from September to May, with each team playing each other twice. The top two teams at the end of the season are promoted to the Kent League, while the bottom two teams are relegated to Division One.
The league headquarters are located at the Medway Sports Centre in Rochester.
The Rochester & District League was founded in 1906 by a group of local football enthusiasts. The first season of the league consisted of just six teams, but it has since grown to become one of the largest amateur leagues in Kent.
The league has seen a number of successful teams over the years, including Rochester United, who won the league title a record 12 times. Other notable teams include Chatham Town, Gillingham Town, and Maidstone United.
The league has also produced a number of professional footballers, including Alan Curbishley, who went on to manage Charlton Athletic and West Ham United.
The current season of the Rochester & District League is the 2022-2023 season. The Premier Division is currently being led by Chatham Town, with Rochester United and Gillingham Town in second and third place respectively.
The bottom two teams in the Premier Division are Medway Royals and Strood United. These teams are in danger of being relegated to Division One at the end of the season.