Mayor's Cup

The Mayors Cup is played in April each year, and is one of the team's flagship events. Thanks to all teams who competed in this year's competition. You can see photos from the event on our Facebook page.

Walking football

A slow-paced version of the beautiful game that is becoming increasingly popular among both men and women. It’s a great way to socialise, stay healthy and remain active.

This session runs from Sunday 1 October to 3 December, 11am-12pm at Mile End Stadium. See our flyer for more info.

Women & girls' football

CASI girls football StepneyCASI

Free football for girls aged 7 to 14, delivered by qualified female coaches at Poplar Baths Leisure Centre every Saturday afternoon. 

These sessions are currently on hold following the summer holidays and will resume in October.

Contact us if you'd like to pre-register.

Women & girls' teams

East London Ladies FC

Senior team who train on Wednesdays at Poplar Baths leisure centre. Call Viv on 07875225510 or Pav on 07795385565 or email

Leyton Orient Women’s FC

Formerly KIKK Utd, a senior women's team who play at Mile End Stadium. Call 07834 316477 or email 

Limehouse Laces FC

London FA Charter Standard Female Club of the Year 2015. A youth team who train at Stepney Green Park. They also have a Vintage Laces team for senior players. Call 07702 948546.

Tower Hamlets Ladies FC

Formed as an offshoot of THWFC, they train at Stepney Green and are always on the lookout for players. Email:

Tower Hamlets Women’s FC

Tower Hamlets Women's FC are FA Charter Standard and were East London’s first female team. Teams train every Wednesday at Mile End Stadium. Email:

LGBT inclusive football

East End Phoenix FC is LGBT+ friendly and inclusive, providing a judgement-free environment where people can enjoy playing football regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Training is at Mile End Leisure Centre on Thursdays 7-8pm, and home games at Millwall Park. Email

Football leagues

Inner London Football League

An extensive adult league based in Tower Hamlets, primarily targeting ages 16 to 21 years, but open to all and encourages participation from neighbouring boroughs.

Tel: 07956 304981, Email:

Tower Hamlets Youth League

An amalgamation of the BFA and Sports Network Council Youth Leagues. Ages range from U10s to U18s. There are both winter and summer leagues, so youngsters get the opportunity for year-long development.

Tel: 020 7392 2126,  Email:

Bangladesh FA (UK) Summer League

The governing body for football for the UK Bangladeshi community, representing clubs from all over London including Sporting Bengal Utd FC, the BFA’s senior representative club whose players are selected from the league member clubs. 


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