Gippsland Soccer League
|Number of teams||12|
|Domestic cup(s)||FFV State Knockout Cup|
|Current champions||Moe United|
The Gippsland Soccer League was founded in 1973 and consists of 22 Clubs and encompasses a competition that is competed between all age groups.
The GSL features three senior grades, the Seniors (First Division), Reserves and Second Division along with Junior grades, from Under 7's to Under 16's. 1 The introduction of a women's league in 2008, has seen a number of sides putting a women's team together.
Former GSL side Warragul United's senior and reserve sides compete in the State League Division 3 South-East.
It was announced that Morwell Pegasus would field 3 teams in the GSL for the 2014. It was also announced that East Gippsland would field sides in the Youth and Reserve competition.
The GSL currently comprises 11 teams in Seniors, 12 teams in Youth and Reserves and 10 in the Women's competition for the 2014 season.
|ClubLoy Yang Condors merge with Morwell Rangers 1990||Town Morwell||Founded1982-1990||Nickname condors||Colours Green and gold !
Home Ground Keegan street/ maryvale res Morwell
|Titles 1 2nd div 1989||Website|
|Churchill United||Churchill||1969||Rams||Silver & Red||Hazelwood South Reserve||5|||
|East Gippsland United¹||Bairnsdale||2009||Navy Blue & Gold||Howitt Park Sports Complex||0|||
|Falcons 2000||Morwell||1961||Falcons||Blue & Black||Latrobe City Soccer Stadium||2|||
|Fortuna 60||Morwell||1960||Lions||Orange & Black||Crinigan Road South Reserve||9|||
|Moe United||Moe||1952||Red Devils||Red, Black & White||Olympic Park||7|||
|Monash||Newborough||1958||Wolves||Gold & Black||Monash Reserve||0|||
|Morwell Pegasus||Morwell||1959||The Flying Horse||Maroon & Sky Blue||Ronald Reserve||5|||
|Newborough/Yallourn||Newborough||Navy Blue||Burrage Reserve||8²|||
|Sale United||Sale||1974||Swans||Green & White||Godfrey Baldwin Reserve||1|||
|Traralgon City||Traralgon||1968||Roosters||Black & White||Harold Preston Reserve||0|||
|Traralgon Olympians||Traralgon||1980||Olympians||Blue & White||Harold Preston Reserve||8|||
|Tyers||Tyers||1982||Lightning||Green & Gold||Tyers Recreation Reserve||0|||
¹East Gippsland United only competes in the Youth and Reserve competition.
²Includes 6 Titles from Newborough and 2 from Yallourn
2005: Fortuna were League Champions but Churchill United defeated them in the Grand Final on penalties after a 1-1 draw. Churchill also won the Battle of Britain cup final on penalties over Moe United.
2006: Fortuna won their fourth consecituve League title and exacted revenge on Churchill in the Grand Final, winning on penalties after a 2-2 draw. Churchill went back-to-back in the Battle of Britain cup .
2007: Churchill United won their first ever League Championship, having not lost a game during the season. They also won their third consecutive Battle of Britain cup, but lost 3-1 to Moe United in the Grand Final, Moe's first trophy in 18 years.
2008: Churchil went back-to-back in the League, but couldn't win their fourth consecutive Battle of Britain Cup, Traralgon Olympians beat Moe United 2-0 in the final. There was no finals series in 2008.
2009: Churchill United won their third League Title in a row, with a narrow 1 point margin over Fortuna, but Fortuna got revenge, defeateing Churchill on penalties in the Grand Final after an amazing 4-4 draw. Falcons beat Monash 4-2 in the Battle of Britain cup final.
2010. Fortuna were crowned league champions after going undefeated during the season. Fortuna also won their 2nd consecutive Grand Final, beating local rivals Falcons 2-0. Falcons once again beat Monash to win the Battle of Britain cup.
2011: Fortuna went back-to-back in the League, but lost to their old adversaries Churchill United 4-1 in the Grand Final. Fortuna ended the season on a high though, claiming the Battle of Britain cup 4-3 to deny rivals Falcons a third consecutive triumph.
2012: Churchill cruised to the League Title then thumped Falcons 7-0 in the Cup Final. They then made it a treble defeating Fortuna 3-0 in the Grand Final.
2013: Moe United claimed their first League Championship in 24 years despite trailing league leaders Churchill by 8 points with 3 rounds remaining. Churchill lost all of their remaining fixtures while Moe held their nerve to clinch the title by just a single point. Churchill went back-to-back in the Battle of Britain cup, defeating Sale United 3-1, but Sale ended their 33 year wait for a trophy, defeating Monash 3-0 in the Grand Final.
2014: Churchill won the league without dropping a point, while Moe United beat Sale United 2-0 in the Grand Final. Falcons won their third Battle of Britain cup in 6 years, defeating Sale United 2-1 in the final.
|Year||League Champions||Battle of Britain Cup||Grand Final|
|2014||Churchill United||Falcons 2000||Moe United|
|2013||Moe United||Churchill United||Sale United|
|2012||Churchill United||Churchill United||Churchill United|
|2009||Churchill United||Falcons 2000||Fortuna|
|2008||Churchill United||Traralgon Olympians||–|
|2007||Churchill United||Churchill United||Moe United|
|2005||Fortuna||Churchill United||Churchill United|
|2001||Warragul United||Warragul United||
|1994||Traralgon Olympians||Traralgon Olympians|||||Traralgon Olympians||Morwell Falcons||1992||Morwell Pegasus||Traralgon Olympians
1991 || Traralgon Olympians || Morwell Pegasus
1990 || Warragul United || Warragul United
1989 || Moe United || Moe United
|1988||Moe United||Moe United|
|1987||Warragul United||Warragul United||
1986 || Traralgon Olympians || Traralgon Olympians | |
|1981||Traralgon Olympians||Monash||-||1980||Sale City||Traralgon City
||1979||Morwell Pegasus||Traralgon City|
|-||1978||Moe United||Morwell Pegasus|
|1977||Moe United||Moe United|
|1976||Moe United||Moe United|
|1975||Moe United||Traralgon City|
|1974||Morwell Pegasus||Morwell Pegasus|
|1967||Morwell Rangers||Morwell Rangers|
|1960||Morwell Rangers||Moe United|
|1959||Morwell Rangers||Morwell Rangers|
|1958||Morwell Rangers||Morwell Rangers|
Most League Titles
|Club||League Titles||Seasons Won|
|Fortuna 60||9||2011, 2010, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2000, 1997, 1983|
|Traralgon Olympians||8||2002, 1994, 1993, 1991, 1986, 1984, 1982, 1981|
|Moe United||7||2013, 1989, 1988, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975|
|Warragul United||7||2001, 1999, 1998, 1995, 1990, 1987, 1985|
|Morwell Rangers||6||1970, 1967, 1962, 1960, 1959, 1958|
|Newborough||6||1972, 1969, 1968, 1965, 1961, 1956|
|Morwell Pegasus||5||1996, 1992, 1979, 1974, 1970|
|Churchill United||5||2014, 2012, 2009, 2008, 2007|
|Morwell||3||1957, 1955, 1954|
|Morwell Falcons||2||1971, 1973|
|Australian Paper Mill||1||1953|
|Overseas Construction Company||1||1952|
Referees are Football Federation Australia and Football Federation Victoria accredited. As a result, referees wear both the FFA and FFV referee patches. Several Gippsland referees referee in the Victorian leagues and of these several, two referee in the national leagues (A-League and W-League).
- John Hutchinson (Pegasus)