Last updated : Sunday, 24 September 2023


The Schools League is an amateur football league for schools in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1902 and is now the largest amateur football league in the country, with over 10,000 teams competing in it.

The league is divided into a number of divisions, based on the age and ability of the players. There are also regional leagues for schools in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

The Schools League is a great way for young people to get involved in football. It provides them with the opportunity to play competitive football, develop their skills and make new friends.


The Schools League was founded in 1902 by the Football Association. The original aim of the league was to provide a competitive outlet for schoolboy footballers. Schools League action

The league has grown steadily over the years and now has over 10,000 teams competing in it. The top division of the league is the Premier Division, which is made up of the best schools in the country.

The Schools League has produced some of the best footballers in the world, including David Beckham, Michael Owen and Wayne Rooney.

How it works

The Schools League is a league system, with teams playing each other home and away. The teams are ranked according to their results, and the top teams at the end of the season are promoted to the next division. Schools League match

The league also has a cup competition, the Schools Cup. The Schools Cup is the oldest football cup competition in the world, and is open to all teams in the Schools League.


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