FAW Championship South & Mid

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FAW Championship South & Mid
Founded2019
Country Wales (16 teams)
ConfederationUEFA
Level on pyramid2
Promotion toWelsh Premier League
Relegation toFAW League One
Domestic cup(s)Welsh League Cup
Welsh Cup
2019–20 season

The FAW Championship South & Mid[1] is a regional football league in Wales which forms one of two parts of the FAW Championship. It has semi-professional status clubs and is at the second level of the Welsh football league system. The first year of its operation will be 2019-20 with the Football Association of Wales owning and administering the Tier 2 leagues for the first time. These changes follow from a review of the Welsh Football Pyramid.[2]

Prior to 2019, the equivalent league was the Welsh Football League Division One, covering South Wales. The FAW Championship North & Mid exists in parallel in North and Central Wales, also at the second tier.

Member clubs for 2019–20 season[edit]

52 teams applied for Tier 2 certification.[3] Subject to FAW approval, the following expected sixteen teams will make up the division:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.wnl.org.uk/PYRAMID%20REGULATIONS%20Season%202018-2019%20and%202019-2020%20(Approved%20on%2027%2004%202018.pdf
  2. ^ https://www.faw.cymru/en/about-faw/domestic/pyramid-review/
  3. ^ https://clwbpeldroed.org/2019/01/10/fifty-two-faw-championship-tier-two/
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "FAW Tier 2 First Instance Body Decision - 43 Clubs Successful". Football Association of Wales. 8 May 2019.
  5. ^ "FAW Tier 2 appeals body decisions". Football Association of Wales. 22 May 2019.
  6. ^ https://clwbpeldroed.org/2019/05/22/port-talbot-town-faw-championship/