Blaenrhondda A.F.C.

Blaenrhondda Association Football Club are an association football club based in the village of Blaenrhondda in Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales. The club currently plays in the South Wales Alliance League Premier Division, part of the Welsh football league system in South Wales.

Blaenrhondda
Full nameBlaenrhondda Association Football Club
Founded1934
GroundBlaenrhondda Park
ManagerChris MacDonald[1]
LeagueSouth Wales Alliance League Premier Division
2019–20South Wales Alliance League Premier Division, 6th

HistoryEdit

The club have significant history in the Welsh Football League, including periods in the top two divisions from the 1970s to the 1990s.[2]

After dropping out of the Welsh Football League the club played in the South Wales Amateur League, before dropping into the Rhondda & District League. The club joined the South Wales Alliance League for the 2017–18 season. Since then the club has secured back-to-back promotions - winning the second division in 2017–18[3] and finishing first division runners-up in the 2018–19 season,[4] gaining promotion to the Premier Division.[5]


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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://twitter.com/BlaenrhonddaF/status/1285527950927056898
  2. ^ http://www.fchd.info/BLAENRHO.HTM
  3. ^ http://www.southwalesallianceleague.co.uk/LeagueArchives?season=3095&divID=9177
  4. ^ http://www.southwalesallianceleague.co.uk/Divisions?div=16115&age=all
  5. ^ Jones, Jordan. "South Wales Alliance League confirm league lists as League runs with forty-six". Y Clwb Pel-Droed. Retrieved 5 August 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ https://www.leaguewebsite.co.uk/rhonddadistrictleague/LeagueArchives?season=2810
  7. ^ "Blaenrhondda 2-1 Penydarren BGC: Division Two side stun Penydarren to lift Cup". Y Clwb Pel-Droed. Retrieved 27 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)