SPL Keski-Pohjanmaan piiri

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Suomen Palloliiton
Keski-Pohjanmaan piiri
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Abbreviation SPL Keski-Pohjanmaa
Formation 1945
Purpose District Football Association
Location
Director
Kari Mars
Website splkeskipohjanmaa.fi

The SPL Keski-Pohjanmaan piiri(Central Ostrobothnia Football Association) is one of the 12 district organisations of the Football Association of Finland. It administers lower tier football in Central Ostrobothnia. [1]

The District Football Associations are the local governing bodies of association football in Finland. The 12 District FAs exist to govern all aspects of local football in their defined areas, providing grassroots support to the Finnish Football Association by promoting and administering football and futsal in their respective districts. The District FAs administer youth football and the lower tier leagues covering Kolmonen and the lower divisions.

Football Association of Finland sports governing body in Finland

The Football Association of Finland is the governing body of football in Finland. It was founded in Helsinki on 19 May 1907.

Central Ostrobothnia Region in Ostrobothnia, Finland

Central Ostrobothnia is a region in Finland. It borders the regions of Ostrobothnia, North Ostrobothnia, Central Finland and South Ostrobothnia.

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Suomen Palloliitto Keski-Pohjanmaan piiri, commonly referred to as SPL Keski-Pohjanmaan piiri or SPL Keski-Pohjanmaa, is the governing body for football in Central Ostrobothnia. The organisation was established on 25 November 1945 and had 57 different clubs with 350 teams and 4,75 registered players in 2010. Based in Kokkola, the Association's Director is Kari Mars. [2]

Kokkola Town in Central Ostrobothnia, Finland

Kokkola is a town and municipality of Finland. The town is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Ostrobothnia region. The town has a population of 47,681 and covers an area of 2,730.80 square kilometres (1,054.37 sq mi) of which 1,286.61 km2 (496.76 sq mi) is water. The population density is 33.02 inhabitants per square kilometre (85.5/sq mi). Neighbour municipalities are Halsua, Kalajoki, Kannus, Kaustinen, Kronoby, Lestijärvi, Larsmo and Toholampi.

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