North East Wales Football League

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North East Wales Football League
Founded2020
CountryFlag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Number of teams26
Level on pyramid4 & 5
Promotion to Ardal Leagues
Website https://clwydleagueeast.pitchero.com/

The North East Wales Football League represents the North East Wales area at the fourth and fifth tier of the Welsh football league system. It was established in 2020 as a successor to the North East Wales League following a reorganisation of the Welsh football pyramid. The league has two divisions, a Premier Division at tier 4, which offers a promotion route to the tier 3 Ardal Leagues, and demotion to the North East Wales League Championship at tier 5.

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History

The league was established in 2020. The member clubs in the first season were announced [1] before being amended before the season commenced by clubs folding and moving divisions. [2] The proposed inaugural season was abandoned due to the Coronavirus pandemic. It was eventually launched in July 2021 for the 2021-22 season with some amends to the list of participating teams.

Member clubs for 2021-22 season

North East Wales Football League Premier Division

North East Wales Football League Championship

  • AFC Bagillt
  • Bellevue
  • Borras Park Albion
  • Brymbo Lodge
  • Caerwys
  • Connah’s Quay Town
  • FC United of Wrexham
  • Johnstown Youth
  • Penyffordd Lions
  • Railway Rovers
  • Ruabon Rovers
  • Sychdyn

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References

  1. "Let The Good Times Begin!!". North East Wales Football League. Retrieved 19 July 2020.
  2. Jones, Dave. "Two North East Wales Football League teams fold, another drops a division". Grassroots North Wales. Retrieved 2 September 2020.