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|Number of teams||300+|
|Level on pyramid||3-7|
|Current: 2019–20 MDFA Elite Division|
The Mumbai Football League is organised by Mumbai District Football Association as a ladder-based competition involving a total of six divisions and over 300 teams, 12 of which forms the Women's Football League.
The Mumbai Women's Football League - one of four tournaments of its kind across the country - remains unchanged in terms of format for the 2010–11 season.
The one aspect that has been modified for this season is the start dates for the league. The Women's division used to be one of the first to kick-off in the MFL however the dates for the current season have been pushed forward (awaiting official announcement from the MDFA) to facilitate preparation for the district and national camps.
The division boasts the creme of Women's football in the city apart from many international players from the current and past national teams.
Women's Division Format
|FC of Mumbaikars||Bodyline FC||Companeroes||PIFA Colaba FC|
|Sellebrity FC||Sea View SC||Father Agnels (Blue)||Steadfast Academy|
|Kenkre FC||Bandra Packers||Green Rock||Sports Bandra||Dadar XI|
The Elite Division is the topmost division in MFL organised by Mumbai District Football Association. Eliminating the much-criticised championship play-offs from previous editions, the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) has restructured the Elite Division 2010–11 season into a classic league format with the teams contesting for the championship and the two dreaded relegation spots.
The new structure brings an end to the exemption enjoyed by the i-League teams in previous seasons, meaning that Air India, Mumbai FC and the newly promoted ONGC will play all teams in the round-robin fixtures.
The exodus of Mahindra United from Mumbai's football scene following Mahindra United u-19's success in winning the Super Division 2009-10 has surprisingly resulted in no teams being promoted to the top flight.
Elite Division Format
All twelve teams will play each other in a round-robin single leg format. The two teams standing First and Second at the end of the league will be declared the Winners and Runners Up of the Harwood League. The teams finishing in the bottom two places at the end of the league phase will be relegated to the Super Division (Season 2011-12)
|Air India||Mumbai FC||ONGC|
|Indian Navy||PIFA FC||Kenkre FC|
|Central Railway||RCF Sports Club||Mumbai Customs|
|Maharashtra State Police||Companereous SC||Dodsal FC*|
|Western Railway||Union Bank||Mumbai United*|
(*Mumbai United and Dodsal FC has withdrawn)
Speculation that New Installed Club- Dodsal FC Will replace the place which is vacant due to Mumbai United 's withdrawal. Maharashtra State Police and Companeroes SC are newly promoted Clubs whereas Akbar Travels were relegated.
The Super Division is the second highest division in MFL organised by Mumbai District Football Association. The decision by the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) to expand Mumbai's second tier of league football clubs the Super and Senior Divisions to form the new Super Division 2014–2015, with a massive 27 team roster.
Super Division format
All the teams in the division will be divided into four or more groups and shall play a preliminary phase of round-robin games. The top two teams from each group will advance to the post-season playoffs. The points and goals scored in the preliminary phase will not be carried forward to the next round . The team standing first and second after the completion of the round-robin playoff league shall be declared the winner and runner-up and will be promoted to the Elite Division (Season 2011-12). The teams in last place in each group after the completion of the preliminary league will be demoted to the Division One (Season 2011-12).
|Mumbai Warriors||ICL Procam||United Boys||Byculla United||Father Agnel’s Gym|
|Companeroes||Central Railway (MD)||GB Police||Maharashtra State Police|
|Indian Navy||Mumbai Port Trust||Reserve Bank of India||Goregaon SC|
|PDP Wave||East Indian Academy||D’Assisi SC||Rizvi Mumbai Muslims|
|Air India u-19||Dena Bank||Karnataka Sporting||Kenkre u-19|
|Mumbai Railway Police||Bombay Gymkhana||Mumbai United u-19||Juhu Sparks|
|Wellington Catholic Gym||Soccer XI||F United||Central Railway (PW)|
|State Bank of India||Intelenet||Income Tax||Sea View SC|
The brand new Division One structure decided by the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) brings together the teams in Division One and Two from previous seasons, comprising a total of forty three teams.
Division One format
|Mumbai Warriors U-19||Goans SA||Rhema SC||Indian Gymkhana||Holy Cross United||Village Amboli||Adarsh ‘B’||Dadar United||PIFA Colaba FC u-19|
|BombayFC||Teresarians Vidya Vikasini||Spring Field||Ryan International ‘B’||Oberoi Towers||Mumbai United u-17||Versova Village Boys||Madanpura FC|
|Khalsa Gymkhana||Renaissance Hotel||Lakers FC||Young Boys||Adarsh ‘A’||St. Paul’s SC||Carmelites FC||Araldite u-17|
|Sachivalaya Gym||MMC||Young Guns||Theresians FC||Chemburites||RCF Colts||Sahar Silver Star ‘A’||Desperados|
|Bad Boys Club||Salvation Parish||Alphonso Academy||Sunday Boys||Magic Bus||D.K. Pharma||Rhino FC||Parel Villa|
|Sagar SC||YMCA||BEST||Kenkre Fc U-17||Spartans FC|
Bringing together the erstwhile Division Three and Four, the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) announced the new Division Two, to be contested by seventy two teams.
Division Two format
|FC of Mumbaikars||Athens XI||PIFA Colaba FC u-17||Tata Power||Dadar XI ‘B’||IDBI||World Network Services||United FC||IIT Powai|
|BPT Colony||Super Soccer School ‘A’||Saki Village Boys||Strikers FC||Khalsa SA||Borivilians Steadfast||BPCL Refineries||Sahyadri Mandal|
|Bandra West FA||MTNL||Central Railway Sahyog||NACIL Air India||Gray Athletic Club||Antop Horizon||FC Khar Sporting||Sahyadri Mandal|
|PD Hinduja||Larson and Tubro||RCF Youth Council||BARC||Jet Airways||Young Boys SC||Charkop United||Cochin FC|
|Sellebrity FC||Sporting Options||Devils FC||Fire Dragon||Fisherman Colony||Juhu Beach United||St.Joseph (Juhu)||Miners FC|
|Dominic Savio||National SC||Kuriakon XI||Shivaji Raje||Challengers FC||Super Soccer School ‘B’||Arsenal||RPF Western Railway|
|FC Green Park||JJ Welfare||Bharat FC||Kingfisher FC||BPT Council||Dahisar United||Romania FC||Sea Liner FC|
|Sahar Silver Star ‘B’||Maratha United||Our Lady of Fatima||PRS FC||Champion FC||Don Bosco Shelter||Guru Nanak FC||Soccer A-Z|
|Hearts FC||Naval Dockyard||NYASS||Mahalaxmi FC||Sandesh Mahtre||Utkarsha Mandal||Little Masters||Super Soccer School ‘B’|
The decision to revamp the structure of the Mumbai Football League by the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) brings together two of the biggest divisions – Five and Six – to form the new MFL Division Three, comprising a mammoth 125 registered teams and counting. This Year -149 Teams will participate in This Third Division
Division Three Format
|FC of Mumbaikars 'B'||Rising Star FC||Navnirman SC||Naughty Boys||Millwall FC||Naval Boys||Falcon Brothers||Joshua Generation||El Shaddai United||Kurla United|
|Our Lady of Health||Virar FC||Mazagoan FC||Wadala Village||South Mumbai United||West Zone FC||Zealous FC||Benecia FC||Mumbai Medar Samaj||Style Boys|
|Stallion FC||Creek View||MPT Reynold||Crazy Boys||Kalina Thrashers||Juhu Strikers||DC United||Ashoka FC||Gunners FC||Green Field|
|Warriors United||Kanara Catholic Association||FC Prodigy||Orion FC||Los Galacticos||Predators Unleashed||King Circle United||Radha Krishna FC||Rajawadi FC||Siddhi Seva Mandal|
|Millenium United||Blitz Krieg FC||Royal FC||Young Ones||Dahisar United||Young Strikers||Naseeb||Suresh XI||Kingston FC|
|Adarsh FC ‘C’||Classic FC||Cypress FC||Charkop FC||Jogeshwari FC||Sunder Nagar FC||Millat FA||Santa Cruz XI||Oriented FC||Regal FC|
|Skorost United||Indie United||Atletico Mumbai||Believers FC||Tata Memorial||Shreenath Nagar||Shree Mauli Mandal||Peace FC||Classico FC||Peninsula FC|
|Sea View Academy||7 Star SC||Chedda Nagar Prodigies||Falcons, Santa Cruz||Renegades FC||Arsenal FC||I&G Partners||August Kranti||Labbaik||St.Sebastian Boys|
|Spaniard||SC Chincholi||BPCL (Marketing)||Krypton||Oscar Foundation||Nails United||Geostanne United||Mahim FC||Sunday Boys u-19||Buddys XI|
|Shantiniketan Rock||Barcode FC||Stallion FC||Shaheen Force||Alfresco||United FC||Gharwal Youth Club||Rangers FC||Mukund SC||Colaba No Fears United|
|Extremes||Oval FC||Mavericks FC||Sharp Shooters||Miracles FC||XI Boys||Hedgewar Boys||Indian Tigers Academy||Laxmi Nagar United||Young Guns|
|Gatofield||Veera Evolution||Zeal FC||Zion FC||Gladiators||LIC||Kajupada FC||Black Panther||Catalians||Tata Consultants|
|Fleet Footers||Arsenal Mumbai SC||Freunds SA||United Youth SO||Indian Squash Professionals||Bombay Gymkhana Colts|
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