Last updated : Thursday, 30 November 2023
London County Saturday Youth Football League
The London County Saturday Youth Football League (LCSYFL) is an amateur football league for youth teams in Greater London. It is affiliated with the London FA and offers many opportunities for junior grassroots football.
The LCSYFL was founded in 1921 and is one of the oldest youth football leagues in the country. It has a long and proud history of providing competitive football for young players in London.
The league has grown significantly over the years and now has over 500 teams competing in a variety of age groups. The top division is the Premier Division, followed by Division One, Division Two, and so on.
The LCSYFL is divided into a number of divisions, based on age and ability. The top division is the Premier Division, followed by Division One, Division Two, and so on.
Each division is further divided into a number of groups, with each group playing each other home and away. The top teams in each group at the end of the season progress to the playoffs, with the winners being promoted to the next division.
The playing standards in the LCSYFL are very high. The league attracts some of the best young players in London, and the competition is fierce.
The league also has a strong reputation for developing young players. Many former LCSYFL players have gone on to play professional football, including Ashley Cole, John Terry, and Frank Lampard.