Some articles on league, football, football league, leagues:
... to the final, but with both these clubs being involved in a battle for the league championship and both of them also reaching the FA Cup final (as well as ... The English football season had to come to an end immediately following the FA Cup final due to the preparations for the imminent FIFA World Cup in Mexico (which many Everton ... from a long-range free-kick at the Kop end (a feat he would repeat later in the season in a league derby match) ...
... The West Lancashire Football League is a football competition based in northern England, consisting of five divisions – three for first teams (Premie ... The league is currently sponsored by Lancaster-based radio station The Bay ... The top division, the Premier Division, sits at step seven of the National League System and is a feeder league for the North West Counties Football League ...
... Sunbury is represented in the following sporting leagues Australian rules football Sunbury Football Club (Ballarat Football League) Sunbury Kangaroos Junior Football Club (Riddell ... Bowls Association - Metro Victorian Ladies' Bowls Association Rugby League Sunbury Tigers (Victorian Rugby League) – club official website Junior Side (Melbourne ...
... The league was formed in 1904, although 1905–06 was the first season ... It became the West Lancashire League in 1908, and over the years the qualification area was gradually extended ... At first it was a competition for minor non-league football clubs, but from the 1920s the membership changed with the league including several Football League club's 'A' teams ...
... See also Premier League media coverage Coverage of Premier League now dominates football on English television, especially in financial terms the contracts ... the 2009/10 season, live coverage of the Football League returned to British terrestrial television for the first time since 2001 with the BBC securing 10 live Championship ... Sky also showed live lower league football while Setanta also showed large numbers of Conference National games before the channels demise ...
Famous quotes containing the words league and/or football:
“Half a league, half a league,
Half a league onward,
All in the valley of Death
Rode the six hundred.
Forward the Light Brigade!”
—Alfred Tennyson (18091892)
“In this dream that dogs me I am part
Of a silent crowd walking under a wall,
Leaving a football match, perhaps, or a pit,
All moving the same way.”
—Philip Larkin (19221986)