Over 70 clubs apply for promotion from Step 5 to Step 4

Thursday 05 Dec 2013
Seventy-three clubs have applied for promotion to Step 4

Seventy-three Step 5 clubs have applied for promotion to Step 4 of the National League System at the end of the 2013-14 season.

Step 4 encompasses:

Northern Premier League Division One North
Northern Premier League Division One South
Southern League Division One Central
Southern League Division One South & West
Isthmian League Division One North
Isthmian League Division One South

The 'National League System' is a system of promotion and relegation between Leagues at seven steps, or levels, below the Football League (the Football Conference National Division is classed as Step 1).

By FA Staff