Midland Football League
Season2018–19

The 2018–19 Midland Football League season is the 5th in the history of the Midland Football League, a football competition in England. The provisional club allocations for steps 5 and 6 were announced by the FA on 25 May.[1]

Premier Division

Midland Football League Premier Division

At the end of the 2017–18 season, the following teams left the division:

The remaining 15 teams, together with the following, form the Premier Division for season 2018–19:

Stadia and locations

Club Stadium Capacity
AFC Wulfrunians Castlecroft Stadium 2,000
Boldmere St. Michaels Trevor Brown Memorial Ground 2,500
Coventry Sphinx Sphinx Drive 1,000
Coventry United Butts Park Arena 3,000
Dunkirk Ron Steel Sports Ground 1,500
Highgate United The Coppice 2,000
Ilkeston Town New Manor Ground 3,029
Long Eaton United Grange Park 3,000
Loughborough University Loughborough University Stadium 3,300
Lye Town The Sports Ground 1,000
Quorn Sutton Park 1,400
Romulus The Central Ground 2,000
Shepshed Dynamo The Dovecote Stadium 2,500
South Normanton Athletic Lees Lane 3,000
Sporting Khalsa Aspray Arena 2,500
Stourport Swifts Walshes Meadow 2,000
Walsall Wood The ML Safety Stadium
Westfields allpay.park 2,000
Wolverhampton Sporting Community Pride Park
Worcester City Victoria Ground 3,500

League table

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Ilkeston Town (C) 38 25 4 9 93 50 +43 79 Promoted to the Northern Premier League
2 Walsall Wood 38 24 7 7 67 32 +35 79
3 Sporting Khalsa 38 20 7 11 61 44 +17 67
4 Westfields 38 17 12 9 73 48 +25 63 Transferred to the Hellenic League
5 Boldmere St Michaels 38 17 8 13 65 66 −1 59
6 Quorn 38 16 10 12 74 61 +13 58 Transferred to the United Counties League
7 Shepshed Dynamo 38 17 6 15 68 64 +4 57
8 Coventry United 38 16 8 14 52 47 +5 56
9 Coventry Sphinx 38 16 8 14 61 57 +4 56
10 Lye Town 38 14 10 14 65 52 +13 52
11 Worcester City 38 14 10 14 66 61 +5 52
12 AFC Wulfrunians 38 14 9 15 53 54 −1 51
13 Stourport Swifts 38 14 9 15 53 55 −2 51
14 Highgate United 38 13 12 13 49 55 −6 51
15 Long Eaton United 38 14 8 16 59 61 −2 50
16 South Normanton Athletic 38 13 6 19 52 48 +4 45
17 Romulus 38 12 8 18 53 68 −15 44
18 Loughborough University 38 10 9 19 58 79 −21 39 Transferred to the United Counties League
19 Dunkirk (R) 38 6 7 25 40 102 −62 25 Relegated to the East Midlands Counties League
20 Wolverhampton Sporting Community (R) 38 5 8 25 52 110 −58 23 Relegated to the West Midlands (Regional) League
Updated to match(es) played on 27 April 2019. Source: FA Full-Time
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Number of matches won; 5) Head-to-head results [2]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

Division One

Midland Football League Division One

At the end of the 2017–18 season, the following teams left the division:

The remaining 15 teams, together with the following, form the Premier Division for season 2018–19:

Stadia and locations

Club Stadium Capacity
Atherstone Town Sheepy Road 3,500
Brocton Silkmore Lane
Cadbury Athletic Triplex Sports Ground
Chelmsley Town Pack Meadow
Coventry Copsewood Allard Way 2,000
Heath Hayes Coppice Colliery Ground
Heather St John's St. John's Park
Hinckley St. John's Park (groundshare with Heather St. John's)
Leicester Road Leicester Road Stadium 4,329
Lichfield City City Ground 1,500
Littleton Five Acres
NKF Burbage
Nuneaton Griff The Pingles Stadium 6,000
Paget Rangers Coles Lane 2,000
Racing Club Warwick Townsend Meadow 1,280
Rocester Hillsfield 4,000
Stapenhill Edge Hill 1,500
Studley The Beehive 1,500
Uttoxeter Town Oldfields

League table

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Heather St John's (C, P) 36 30 3 3 135 43 +92 93 Promoted to the Premier Division
2 Racing Club Warwick (P) 36 27 4 5 119 46 +73 85
3 Atherstone Town 36 26 5 5 98 33 +65 83
4 Lichfield City 36 24 2 10 107 59 +48 74
5 Leicester Road 35 23 3 9 91 32 +59 72
6 NKF Burbage 36 18 7 11 71 56 +15 61
7 Uttoxeter Town 36 17 5 14 68 56 +12 56
8 Cadbury Athletic 36 15 9 12 53 50 +3 54
9 Studley 35 14 9 12 63 46 +17 51
10 Paget Rangers 36 14 7 15 61 66 −5 49
11 Brocton 36 14 6 16 73 79 −6 48
12 Chelmsley Town 36 11 6 19 59 67 −8 39
13 Stapenhill 36 10 7 19 49 96 −47 37
14 Rocester 36 10 5 21 49 79 −30 35
15 Coventry Copsewood 36 9 8 19 51 90 −39 35
16 Hinckley 36 8 10 18 46 69 −23 34
17 Littleton 36 6 5 25 43 94 −51 23 Transferred to the West Midlands (Regional) League
18 Heath Hayes 36 6 4 26 30 111 −81 22 Reprieved from relegation
19 Nuneaton Griff 36 4 5 27 33 127 −94 17
Updated to match(es) played on 27 April 2019. Source: FA Full-Time
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Number of matches won; 5) Head-to-head results [2]
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted.

References

  1. ^ "Provisional Step 5 and 6 club allocations confirmed". Non League Daily. 25 May 2018. Retrieved 25 May 2018.
  2. ^ a b "The FA Handbook Chapter 30 Standardised Rules (section 12.2)". The FA. Retrieved 17 July 2018.

External links

  • Midland Football League