Friday Night Football League

How to get involved?

Join the LFC Foundation Friday Night Winter League

Are you an affiliated grassroots U17s or U18s team in the 2021-2022 season? Then we want you!

There are 8 spaces to fill in our league launching 17th September 2021 

Fixtures are played every Friday in Anfield or Wavertree

Season: September 2021 till March 2022

Rules & Regulations

  • 8 teams max - first come first served basis 
  • U16's who will be U17s & U17s who will be U18s in the 2021-22 season
  • Champions League Style fixtures - Teams would be put into 2 groups of 4 teams who would play each other twice.
  • Teams will not play every Friday, which gives teams more flexibility for other football commitments.
  • 80 minute games - 40 minutes per half
  • Teams will play each other twice and there is also a Cup competition for both 1st/2nd place & 3rd/4th place
  • Kick off times will be 6:00pm or 7:30pm
  • 11-a-side games
  • Maximum size squad of 18 registered players 
  • Start date: Friday 17th September 2021
  • Finish date: Friday 4th March 2022 (TBC) - Cup final
  • League is fully sanctioned by Liverpool FA County
  • We will do our best to allocate later kick off times to those teams travelling from further out

Opportunities

Additional pathway opportunities from playing in our FNFL:

  • Links to The Fowler Academy
  • FA qualifications and training support
  • Workshops accessible for associated teams 
  • Opportunities for games to be filmed with VEO camera

Fees

  • There will be no entry fees for joining
  • No pitch fees
  • Teams will be required to pay 50% of the referee per fixture

Venues

  • Anfield Sports and Community Centre (3G pitches), Lower Breck Road, Anfield, L6 0AG
  • 0151 263 6186 (venue reception number)
  • Wavertree Athletics Centre, Wellington Road, Wavertree, L15 4LE
  • 0151 293 8350 (venue reception number)

Have a team to sign up?

Please fill out the form below or contact our Kicks Coordinator, Patrick Brown:

  • Patrick.Brown@liverpoolfc.com
  • 07825 963726

Register your interest!