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List of football clubs in Greater Manchester

Levels 1-4 (Professional clubs)Edit

Levels 5–8 (Semi-professional)Edit

These clubs play in semi-professional and amateur leagues, at levels 5–8 of the English football league system. The list does not include reserve teams of clubs that may play further down the pyramid.

Club
Home Ground City/Borough League Level
Altrincham Moss Lane Trafford National League North 6
Ashton United Hurst Cross Tameside Northern Premier League Premier Division 7
Atherton Collieries Alder Street Wigan Northern Premier League Premier Division 7
Curzon Ashton Tameside Stadium Tameside National League North 6
Droylsden Butcher's Arms Ground Tameside Northern Premier League Division One West 8
F.C. United of Manchester Broadhurst Park Manchester Northern Premier League Premier Division 7
Hyde United Ewen Fields Tameside Northern Premier League Premier Division 7
Mossley Seel Park Tameside Northern Premier League Division One West 8
Radcliffe Stainton Park Bury Northern Premier League Premier Division 7
Ramsbottom United The Harry Williams Riverside Stadium Bury Northern Premier League Division One West 8
Stalybridge Celtic Bower Fold Tameside Northern Premier League Premier Division 7
Stockport County Edgeley Park Stockport National League 5
Trafford Shawe View Trafford Northern Premier League Division One West 8
 
 
Curzon Ashton
 
F.C. United of Manchester
 
Stockport County
Locations of the Greater Manchester teams in the 2018–19 National League North
Locations of Northern Premier League 2017–18 Premier Division teams in Greater Manchester
Locations of Northern Premier League 2017–18 Division One West teams in Greater Manchester

Levels 9–10Edit

These Greater Manchester clubs play in semi-pro and amateur leagues which grant eligibility to enter the FA Vase and are high enough in the English football league system to grant eligibility to enter the FA Cup, comprising levels 9–10 of the system. In Greater Manchester this consists solely of the North West Counties Football League.

Club
Home Ground City/Borough League Level
Abbey Hey The Abbey Stadium Manchester North West Counties Football League Division One South 10
Ashton Athletic Brocstedes Park Wigan North West Counties Football League Premier Division 9
Ashton Town Edge Green Street Wigan North West Counties Football League Division One North 10
Avro Whitebank Stadium Oldham North West Counties Football League Premier Division 9
Atherton Laburnum Rovers Crilly Park Wigan North West Counties Football League Division One North 10
Chadderton Andrew Street Oldham North West Counties Football League Division One North 10
Cheadle Heath Nomads The Heath Stockport North West Counties Football League Division One South 10
Cheadle Town Park Road Stadium Stockport North West Counties Football League Division One South 10
Daisy Hill New Sirs Bolton North West Counties Football League Division One North 10
Irlam Silver Street Salford North West Counties Football League Premier Division 9
Maine Road Brantingham Road Manchester North West Counties Football League Division One South 10
Prestwich Heys Adie Moran Park Bury North West Counties Football League Division One North 10
Stockport Town Stockport Sports Village Stockport North West Counties Football League Division One South 10
West Didsbury & Chorlton Brookburn Road Manchester North West Counties Football League Division One South 10
Wythenshawe Amateurs Hollyhedge Park Manchester North West Counties Football League Division One South 10
Wythenshawe Town Ericstan Stadium Manchester North West Counties Football League Division One South 10

Levels 11–12Edit

These Greater Manchester clubs play in amateur leagues, levels 11–12. This includes the Manchester League, the Cheshire Football League, and the West Lancashire Football League.

Cheshire LeagueEdit

Premier DivisionEdit

  • Denton Town

Division OneEdit

Manchester LeagueEdit

Premier DivisionEdit

  • AFC Monton
  • Bolton County
  • Chadderton Reserves
  • Dukinfield Town
  • Heywood St James
  • Heyside
  • Hindsford
  • Manchster Central F.C
  • Manchester Gregorians
  • Old Altrinchamians
  • Rochdale Sacred Heart
  • Royton Town
  • Springhead
  • Stockport Georgians
  • Walshaw Sports

Division OneEdit

  • Altrincham Hale
  • Atherton Town
  • Beechfield United
  • Boothstown
  • Elton Vale
  • Govan Athletic
  • Hollinwood
  • Leigh Athletic
  • Pennington
  • Westbury Sports Club

West Lancashire LeagueEdit

Division OneEdit

ReferencesEdit