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U23 Development League

West Riding FA is keen to ensure that players transitioning into open age football have a suitable environment in which they express themselves and develop their skills.

We have created and developed some U23 development leagues across the county to support players journeys through the transition from youth to open age football.

Check out the development leagues we run below.


For more information, please contact Reece Sockett (reece.sockett@westridingfa.com – 07540127683)

Alternatively, complete this form to register your interest

Home and away fixtures at club venues

Matches are 45 minutes per half, league rules will run as per SCOR.

Teams will be invoiced £100 league entry fee and will then pay the match officials directly on a matchday (Referee £45 and 2x Assistant Referee £30 each). 

Monday nights @ St Wilfrid's High School (Cutsyke Rd, Featherstone, Pontefract WF7 6BD) & Hemsworth Miners Welfare FC (Wakefield Rd, Fitzwilliam, Pontefract WF9 5AJ)

Matches are 35 minutes per half

Teams will be invoiced £50 per fixture via the Whole Game System plus they are to pay the Match Official £15 on the evening

Teams will also be required to pay a £50 deposit prior to the season starting that you will lose if you fail to attend a match