Cymru North

The Cymru North[1] is a regional football league in Wales, covering the northern half of the country, which forms one of two parts of the second tier Cymru 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]

Cymru North
Founded2019
Country Wales (17 teams)
ConfederationUEFA
Level on pyramid2
Promotion toCymru Premier
Relegation toFAW League One
Domestic cup(s)Welsh League Cup
Welsh Cup
Websitecymrufootball.wales
2019–20 season

Prior to 2019, the equivalent league was the Cymru Alliance, covering North and Central Wales. The Cymru South exists in parallel in South Wales, also at the second tier.

Member clubs for 2019–20 season

The league will be a seventeen club league and will feature Colwyn Bay, returning to the Welsh Football pyramid.[3] 52 teams applied for Tier 2 certification[4] with the following clubs granted Tier 2 certification.

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