About Us

With over 25 years of experience and over 70,000 players taking part every week, we are the clear market leaders in the field of social football.

Leisure Leagues ambassador Mark Clattenburg describes why our franchise model is so effective: “Running leagues as a franchise offers huge advantages, including local knowledge of facilities and competition in the area, ability to promote more widely, the opportunity to visit leagues regularly to ensure that our policies are being put in place, and more.”

So why franchise with Leisure Leagues?

We are the largest provider of small-sided football in the world, meaning that we provide the infrastructure and give you full access to our decades of experience. This includes full training on all aspects of the business and on-the-job support from our dedicated franchise team. There are so many other benefits of joining us, here are just a few examples:

  • Earn over £200,000 per year – each team is worth around £750 in profit per year, and our top franchisees have over 300 teams in their leagues.
  • Work flexible hours – our industry-leading automated website drastically reduces administration time, leaving you to concentrate on more important tasks.
  • Full access to our other products, including Netball Leagues and Junior Leagues.
  • Exclusivity in your local area gives you unlimited potential to grow your business.
  • Receive a full inventory of top-quality branded league equipment and promotional material, all included in your initial franchise fee.
  • Public Liability Insurance, covering you for any eventuality.
  • Franchise fees start from only £5,995.

Leisure Leagues is the only small-sided football provider which can claim to be a truly international brand, with leagues covering three continents. Our fantastic work in the football sector has attracted endorsements from the likes of Ronaldinho, Ryan Giggs, Roberto Carlos, and Nicolas Anelka, to name just a few! We are also one of the founding members of the ISF World Cup, a tournament which pits the best 6-a-side teams from across the globe against each other.

  • Weston Franchisee Scoops Cash Reward as Business Thrives

    Weston Franchisee Scoops Cash Reward as Business Thrives

    12th November 2018

    A former referee turned owner of a football leagues franchise in Weston Super Mare was scoring big himself this week as he received a £500 cash windfall in recognition of the way his business has grown. Andy Smith, who lives in the town and used to ref in the...

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  • Leisure Leagues Take the World by Storm!

    Leisure Leagues Take the World by Storm!

    19th October 2018

    Teams from across the globe arrived in Portugal to participate in the inaugural Socca World Cup, as the International Socca Federation (ISF) launched their first small-sided football World Cup for 6-a-side football. Thirty-two countries were represented in thi...

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  • Shen Creates a Football Leagues Empire with Leisure Leagues!

    Shen Creates a Football Leagues Empire with Leisure Leagues!

    26th September 2018

    Our franchisee in High Wycombe expands his leagues exponentially to provide small-sided football to communities across the country. Shen joined Leisure Leagues in 2015, purchasing two leagues in the High Wycombe area that were previously run from our Head Offi...

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  • ""I bought a 'new' area, but was quickly able to establish my first league within one month from my training taking place this was a 16 team league and have since grown multiple leagues throughout my time so far as a franchisee. I pride myself on..." Read More...

    Michael (Lincolnshire)

    Michael (Lincolnshire)

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    Andrew (Gower and Swansea)

    Andrew (Gower and Swansea)

  • ""I purchased an existing well established area with two leagues already in place, within my first year I have been able to double the business size and now have 5 leagues running in my area. If you have the desire to make a success of this then the reward..." Read More...

    Shen (High Wycombe)

    Shen (High Wycombe)

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