Gloucestershire Northern Senior League

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Gloucestershire Northern Senior League
Gloucestershire Northern Senior League.png
Country England
Founded 1922
Divisions 2
Number of teams 32
Level on pyramid Levels 12 to 13
Feeder to Gloucestershire County League
Promotion to Gloucestershire County League
Relegation to Cheltenham Association League Division One
North Gloucestershire League Premier Division
Stroud and District League Division One
League cup(s) Reg Davis Memorial Cup
Current champions Sharpness AFC (Division One)
Bibury (Division Two)
Website Official Website

The Gloucestershire Northern Senior League is a football competition based in England founded in 1922. The league is affiliated to the Gloucestershire County FA. It has two divisions, Division One and Division Two, with Division One sitting at level 12 of the English football league system. This league is a feeder to the Gloucestershire County League. The Cheltenham League, Stroud and District League and North Gloucestershire League are feeders to the GNSL.

In the 2015–16 season, Sharpness won the Division One title, while Bibury were champions of Division Two.


The league was formed in 1922 and the founder members included Cheltenham Town, Gloucester City and Forest Green Rovers.

A number of clubs in the NSL have played in the Gloucestershire County League or higher but have dropped back into lower tier football. Notable clubs include:

Among the clubs that have left the Gloucestershire Northern Senior League and now compete at a higher level are:


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Members 2016–17[edit]


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