AFC Darwen has grown over the years with the amount of teams they have had representing them. This year we will have 16 teams representing the badge over many different leagues.
The Senior Men’s team will again be playing in the North West Counties League Division One North for the second season.
For the first time ever, the 2019-20 season will see a Ladies team representing them at a senior level. The First team will be playing in the Lancashire FA Women’s County League while the reserve side will be in the North West Women’s Regional Football League. The two teams will be playing under the name Accrington Girls and Ladies Football Club for this season only.
The Reserve Side will again be in the Lancashire Amateur League. They are in Division One.
The Club have also created a Vets team for the 2019-20 Season and they will be playing in the Bolton Sports Federation League. This is restricted to Over 35’s only.
Our Youth Team and Under 17’s will be in the same league for the first time this year, however, they will have to play in different Divisions. The Youth team will be in Youth Group 2, while the U17’s will be AFC Darwen Red and they will be in Youth Group 5.
We have a number of teams being represented in the East Lancs Football Alliance League Sponsored by Forbes. The teams will be Under 16 Aces and Colts, Under 13’s, Under 12’s, Under 10 Aces and Colts and the Under 7’s. All of these teams are in the Boys section.
The Under 15 and Under 12 Girls will be in the North Valley & Girl Unity League
Finally, the Under 11 Boys will be playing in the Accrington & District Jnr Football League.