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Adult 11v11 Football in Suffolk

There are many ways to get involved and play adult 11v11 football in Suffolk.

The traditional 11v11 adult game is played by both men and women across Suffolk. There are variety of leagues at grassroots level to those in the football pyramid which includes Suffolk clubs up to Step 3.

If you can't commit to playing at weekends, but still wish to play 11-a-side football, visit the Suffolk FA Monday Night Football page.

Suffolk FA Football Development Team

01449 616606 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm)


Saturday Adult leagues

Step 3 - AFC Sudbury, Leiston and Needham Market





Step 4 - Bury Town, Felixstowe & Walton United, Ipswich Wanderers, Lowestoft Town & Stowmarket Town

Steps 5 & 6 - AFC Sudbury Reserves, Brantham Athletic, Cornard United, Framlingham Town, Hadleigh United, Haverhill Borough, Haverhill Rovers, Kirkley & Pakefield, Lakenheath, Leiston U23s, Long Melford, Mildenhall Town, Needham Market U23s, Walsham-le-Willows, Whitton United, Woodbridge Town

Step 7 & below

Suffolk & Ipswich League

Anglian Combination

Step 7 & below

Sanctioned by Norfolk FA

Sunday Adult Leagues
ADULT women's leagues

Norfolk Women & Girls' Football League

Sanction by Norfolk FA



How to get Involved

We have created a guide to help those looking to set-up a new adult football team. The guide includes helpful information from setting up the team to increasing awareness; so should you be setting up a team in a brand new club or if you are an established club introducing a new adult team we hope you find the guide of use.