Social & Casual Football
Do you have a team of players?
Are you interested in entering the Dubai Amateur Football League?
Please send us a message via our Contact page, with details including:
- previous Dubai leagues or competitions that your team has played
- the current age range of your players
- the average ability of your players
If we have space and there is time, we will try to fit your team into the league.
New Managers, Coaches & Referees!
The Dubai Amateur Football League is always seeking referees.
If you are interested in refereeing, please send us a message via the contact page, detailing any previous refereeing experience that you have.
For those that have not refereed before, but have an excellent knowledge of the game, we can provide assistance for new referees in providing knowledge, experience and confidence to get you started.
Referees are paid an expenses fee per game, contact us for more details.
We always have teams in the league looking for additional help. If you have a 'wise head' and have coaching or management ability, please let us know via our Contact page.
Jose Mourinho's and Arsene Wenger's please note; all Manager and Coaching positions are voluntary and unpaid positions - we are an amateur football league.
The league has launched social & casual football, both for those that wish to play more and for those that wish to play at a more relaxed and informal level
DAFL Season 2017/18
For fixtures, please refer to the boxes in the right hand top corner of this page for links.
We will begin to upgrade the team pages to include team photos and other team information - requests going out to all teams shortly
Check the individual team links for lists of currently registered players, check the league tables and click on results to link to team and player stats, which will be updated regularly.
All team sheets for games played can be found on the DAFL Facebook page - all will be listed in a photo folder with the date of game played.
Key Dates for the Dubai Amateur Football League & Vets League (11 a side) 2017/18 season:
- from August until end of September - Pre season frendlies for league teams, organised by the league.
October 1st; League Games Start (Later starts available for teams)
December 14th - January 7th; Winter Break
May 16th; Likely Start of Ramadan (goal to be end of season)
If you are interested in playing for a team in the Dubai Amateur Football League, please send us a message via the Contact page, with details of your age, level of ability, and previous playing experience.
Note that the league is only for social amateur players whom are currently resident in the UAE.
Enquiries from professional players and players overseas will be ignored. We do not have contacts at professional clubs, we cannot assist anybody that is looking for a professional club and we do not allow professional players or professional trialists to play in the Dubai Amateur Football League under any circumstances.
If you are a professional player and wish to play football in the UAE, you should contact the UAE Football Association at www.uaefa.ae