Last updated : Saturday, 02 December 2023
Stockport Metro Amateur Football League
The Stockport Metropolitan Junior Football League (SMJFL) is an amateur football league for boys and girls aged 6 to 18 years old in the Stockport area of Greater Manchester, England.
The league was founded in 1983 and currently has over 300 teams registered, playing in a variety of divisions from U7 to U18 level.
The SMJFL is affiliated to the Football Association (FA) and its teams compete in the FA Youth Cup and FA Vase competitions.
The SMJFL is divided into a number of divisions, depending on the age of the players.
- U7 to U9: Development League
- U10 to U11: Development League and Competitive League
- U12 to U18: Competitive League
The teams in each division play each other home and away, with the top teams at each age group qualifying for promotion to the next division.
The SMJFL uses a variety of facilities in the Stockport area, including:
- Life Leisure Brinnington Park
- Stockport Sports Village
- Stockport Power League
- St Paul's High School in Wythenshawe
- STOCKPORT ACADEMY
The league also has a number of pitches at its own ground, situated at Bramhall Lane in Stockport.
The SMJFL is run entirely by volunteers, who are dedicated to providing opportunities for young people to play football in the Stockport area.
If you are interested in volunteering with the SMJFL, please visit their website here.