Northern Ireland Football League Championship | Northern Ireland - an overview

The Northern Ireland Championship is known as the Bluefin Sport Championship and forms the second division of the Northern Ireland National League. This league plays directly below the NI Premiership. There are only 12 clubs in this league. Promotion from NIFL Championship feeds directly into the Premiership League.

Participating teams

Annagh United, Armagh, Ballinamallard United, Ballyclare Comrades, Bangor FC, Carrick Rangers FC, Coagh United FC, Dergview FC, Donegal Celtic, Dundela FC, H&W Welders, Institute FC, Knockbreda Parish, Larne FC, Limavady United, Lisburn Distillery, Loughgall FC, Lurgan Celtic, Newington YC, Newry City AFC, PSNI FC, Portadown FC, Tobermore United, Warrenpoint

NIFL Championship 1 | Promotion Round Standings

1Larne FC326881
2Carrick Rangers FC321764
3Portadown FC32451
4Dundela FC32746
5Ballinamallard United32-1239
6H&W Welders32-2335

NIFL Championship 1 | Relegation Round Standings

1Loughgall FC32842
2Dergview FC32042
3Ballyclare Comrades32-1040
4Knockbreda Parish32-1837
5PSNI FC32-2434
6Limavady United32-1732

NIFL Championship 1 | Regular Season Standings

1Larne FC224254
2Carrick Rangers FC22639
3Portadown FC22538
4Dundela FC221136
5H&W Welders22-131
6Ballinamallard United22-230
7Loughgall FC22429
8Ballyclare Comrades22-729
9PSNI FC22-1026
10Knockbreda Parish22-1325
11Limavady United22-1818
12Dergview FC22-1717