New Football League Structure 2016

December 13th, 2015 | Football

New Football League Structure 2016

Following today’s County Convention, the motion described below was passed.

In nutshell its 6 divisions of 8 teams playing home and away.

It is proposed that the Armagh All-County Football Leagues to be changed from their existing structure into six Divisions. Five of which shall consist of 8 teams in each, with remaining teams in Junior B Football League, for 2016

These Divisions shall be known as:-
Senior A Football League;
Senior B Football League;

Intermediate A Football League;
Intermediate B Football League;

Junior A Football League;
Junior B Football League

Fixtures to be on a ‘Home & Away’ basis.

Proposed League Placing to be as per positions at the end of the 2015 All-County Football Leagues
Winners, Promotion and Relegation shall be as follows:-

Senior A Football League (8 teams)
Winner is the team that finishes top of the league.
Bottom two teams shall be relegated to Senior B Football League

Senior B Football League (8 teams) Winner is the team that finishes top of the league shall be promoted to Senior A Football League Second placed team shall promoted to Senior A Football League
Bottom two teams shall be relegated to Intermediate A Football League

(If Senior Football Championship winners finish in either of the bottom two places they shall not be relegated. In this instance the team finishing third from bottom shall be relegated)

Intermediate A Football League (8 teams)
Winner is the team that finishes top shall be promoted to Senior B Football League
Intermediate Championship winners shall also be promoted to Senior B Football League (If Intermediate Football Championship winners finish in top position then second placed team shall also be promoted to Senior B Football League) Bottom two teams shall be relegated to Intermediate B Football League

Intermediate B Football League (8 teams)
Winner is the team that finishes top shall be promoted to Intermediate A Football League
Second placed team shall also be promoted to Intermediate A Football League, except where Intermediate Football Championship winners come from this league then second placed team shall not be promoted – in the event of the winners of the Intermediate Football Championship finishing top of this league then the second placed team shall be promoted Bottom two teams shall be relegated to Junior A Football League
(If Intermediate Football Championship winners finish in either of the bottom two places they shall not be relegated. In this instance the team finishing third from bottom shall be relegated)

Junior A Football League (8 teams)
Winner is team that finishes top shall be promoted to Intermediate B Football League
Junior Football Championship winners shall also be promoted to Intermediate B Football League
(If Junior Football Championship winners finish in top position then second placed team shall also be promoted to Intermediate B Football League)
Bottom two teams shall be relegated to Junior B Football League

Junior B Football League (Remaining teams) Winner is team that finishes top and shall be promoted to Junior A Football League
Second place team shall also be promoted to Junior A Football League, Second placed team shall also be promoted to Intermediate A Football League, except where Junior Football Championship winners come from this league then second placed team shall not be promoted – in the event of the winners of the Junior Football Championship finishing top of this league then the second placed team shall be promoted

Motion brought forward by Tir na nOg

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