Last updated : Thursday, 30 November 2023
The Grimsby, Cleethorpes & District Sunday Football League
The Grimsby, Cleethorpes & District Sunday Football League is an amateur football league based in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England. It was founded in 1922 and currently has over 100 teams competing in its four divisions.
The league was founded in 1922 by a group of local football enthusiasts. The first season saw just six teams compete, but the league has grown steadily over the years and now has over 100 teams.
The league has been home to some of the best amateur football players in the country over the years. Former professional players who have played in the league include Alan Shearer, Paul Gascoigne, and Peter Beardsley.
The league currently has four divisions: Division One, Division Two, Division Three, and Division Four. The top two teams in each division are promoted at the end of the season, while the bottom two teams are relegated.
The league also has a number of cup competitions, including the Terry Hanley Memorial Cup, the Charity Shield, and the Junior Challenge Cup.