Founded in 2001, Headingley AFC is an amateur football club based in the North Leeds suburb of Headingley. In our short history we have progressed from the Red Triangle League through to the West Yorkshire League climbing five levels of the FA pyramid to step 7.
The First Team currently play in the West Yorkshire Association League Premier Division, a direct feeder league in to the Northern Counties. The Reserve team play in the West Yorkshire Association League Alliance Division One, the highest Reserves standard in Yorkshire.
Headingley AFC always strives to be the best both on and off the pitch and along with a great social scene we are committed to supporting our player’s personal and professional development.
With a dedicated Committee who continues to ensure the club runs professionally, a strong community presence and an ambitious Management Team we are set for both an exciting and rewarding future.
Full Name: Headingley Association Football Club
Nickname: The Boffins
League: West Yorkshire Association Football League
Ground: Sports Park Weetwood, University of Leeds
2003/04 – Yorkshire Old Boys Division One Winners
2006/07 – Barkston Ash District FA Cup Winners
2009/10 – West Yorkshire League Alliance Division 2 Winners
West Riding FA Grassroots Club of the Year 2020
Headingley AFC has been an FA Charter Standard club for many years and continues to demonstrate annually that we offer well-run and sustainable football. We are committed to prioritising qualified coaching and safeguarding and ensure that the values of the FA’s Respect campaign are embedded within our club’s culture. To find out more about the accreditation visit http://www.thefa.com/get-involved/player/the-fa-charter-standard