The biggest ever Junior Premier, Junior State, Junior Girls and Community Leagues kickoff this weekend!
40 leagues are commencing this weekend and will conclude in late September 2019, with nearly 200 fixtures being played every week.
This year will also see additional leagues with the increase in team nominations across boys, girls and women’s.
Competitive Junior Football is on the rise in South Australia, with figures showing an increase from season 2018.
There have been 7 extra teams entered into this year's JSL, including two teams from Southern Breakers and three from Tea Tree Gully.
A total of 168 JPL teams and 103 JSL teams will be playing this season, a growth from last year.
Girls football is also on the rise, with 4 additional Junior girls and Girls ALDI MiniRoos leagues in 2019 contributing to a record 56 girls and women's clubs across the state, with 20 more teams than 2018.
Junior Football Coordinator, Alex Sunasky, is excited and proud of the growth of the competition.
It's wonderful to see an increase every season. It shows the hard work from the club's, coaches and volunteers are making a huge difference to the game in South Australia and we thank them for their contribution. Football Federation SA is really eCcited to work with all its clubs and is looking forward to a great season."
*For full fixtures these can be found here* but are subject to change, in particular in relation to the Hot Weather Policy (see below).