Football Leagues

Looking to play in a 6-a-side football league in Stockport? Then look no further than the Life Football Leagues at Stockport Sports Village in Woodley. Life Leisure have partnered with SK Ballers to offer the best football league experience in Stockport. Leagues currently run on Wednesday & Thursday evenings.

League games are 40 minutes with FA qualified referees. Trophies and prizes are awarded to league winners. There is currently NO ENTRY FEE to join the league, with weekly fixtures charged at just £30 per team, per match.

For more information or to register your team, please contact Mike Birchall on 07809 252 658 or email the SK Ballers Team.

If you currently play in the league and want to check out weekly fixtures, results, tables and match highlights, please visit the league website or checkout our Life Football Facebook page.

Pitch Hire

Situated in Woodley, right on the border of Stockport and Tameside, Stockport Sports Village is home to a fantastic state-of-the-art football facility. Boasting sixteen ‘Optima’ 3G floodlit pitches (the same as those at FC Barcelona’s Joan Camper training facility!), the complex is home to many clubs from in and around the local area.

Adult and junior pitch hire for 5, 6, 7, 9 and 11-a-side is available for seasonal training, club home fixtures and recreational use. Prices start from as little as £25 per hour, with casual ‘drop in and play’ also available at off peak times for those who just want a casual kick about!

A variety of block booking options are available, with discounts offered for all year round bookings. For block bookings or general football information, please email our football team.

To book a pitch, please log in to the bookings area on the website to view the available pitches.

Please note, for all casual pitch bookings, customers must set up an online casual bookings account. To do this, please click here and choose ‘Stockport Sports Village’ as your preferred centre and ‘Bookings – Standard Online’ as your membership type. Continue through the process and complete all the required details. Once you have set up your account you will be able to book and pay for pitch bookings online. If for any reason you experience issues setting up an online bookings account, please email our reception team and they will be more than happy to help you or pop into site.

Important Customer Information

For the latest guidance and regulations for our pitch bookings at Stockport Sports Village you must adhere to our Football Bookings Policy.

Please be assured that Life Leisure will be following government and FA advice to ensure the health and safety of staff and customers. Changing facilities at Stockport Sports Village will remain closed at this time for football customers.

There are several additional measures that we will be implementing to make customers and staff safe:

  • Contactless payments where possible
  • A single point of access for all pitches
  • Hand sanitising stations located around the pitches
  • Clear signage displayed with guidance for staying safe whilst at the facility
  • A strict cleaning regime including the sanitising of pitch gates, football goals
  • Site staff will be provided with PPE and will receive COVID-19 Awareness training

We offer a 6 hour non-refundable notice period on all pitch bookings for cancellations. If this falls outside the 6 hour notice period then full pitch price can be credited or refunded. All refunds are processed as quickly as possible however, please allow up to 10-14 working days. Any cancellations made after the 6 hour notice period will not be eligible for a refund.

We would like to thank clubs for your co-operation so far and we ask for these terms and conditions to be re sent and reiterated to coaches, parents and carers to ensure we keep the football environment a safe place to be.