Last updated : Friday, 24 November 2023

About the Young Elizabethan League

The Young Elizabethan League (YEL) is an amateur football league in the East Midlands of England. It was founded in 1964 and currently has over 200 teams competing in a variety of age groups, from under-7s to under-18s.

The YEL is affiliated to the Nottinghamshire FA and follows its rules and regulations. The league is divided into two divisions, the Saturday League and the Sunday League. Each division has a number of divisions, depending on the age group.

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The YEL is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable environment for all players. It has a zero-tolerance policy on discrimination and bullying. The league also runs a number of initiatives to promote fair play and respect.

The YEL is a popular league with a good reputation. It has been praised for its organization and the quality of its facilities. The league has also been recognized for its commitment to grassroots football. In 2023, the YEL was awarded the Nottinghamshire FA's Grassroots League of the Year award.


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