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Needham Market

Formed just after the first world war, the club has competed in local football practically ever since.  However as champions of The Suffolk & Ipswich League in 1996 the club moved up a level into The Eastern Counties League.

For the next six years ‘The Marketmen‘ proved they were certainly good enough to compete at this level and never finished below fifth place. Two mid table seasons followed, but a wonderful run, including the runners-up spot twice, prepared the club for a serious challenge and Needham Market took their place in The Isthmian League as Eastern Counties champions in 2010.

The club settled comfortably at the higher level and once again their impressive consistency saw them comfortably finishing in the top four for their first three campaigns, but a more difficult 2012-2013 campaign will test the clubs’ character.

 

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Club History

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 YearLeaguePositionManager
1992-1993Suffolk & Ipswich League11th
1993-1994Suffolk & Ipswich League5th
1994-1995Suffolk & Ipswich League10th
 1995-1996Suffolk & Ipswich League1st
1996-1997Eastern Counties Division One 5thJim Fitzgerald & Wayne Leggett
1997-1998Eastern Counties Division One4thJim Fitzgerald & Wayne Leggett
1998-1999Eastern Counties Division One5thJim Fitzgerald & Wayne Leggett
1999-2000Eastern Counties Division One5thJim Fitzgerald & Wayne Leggett
2000-2001Eastern Counties Division One4thColin Macrow & John Coupe
2001-2002Eastern Counties Division One5thColin Macrow & John Coupe
2002-2003Eastern Counties Division One11thColin Macrow & John Coupe
2003-2004Eastern Counties Division One14thColin Macrow & John Coupe
2004-2005Eastern Counties Division One2ndMark Morsley
2005-2006Eastern Counties Premier Division6thMark Morsley
2006-2007Eastern Counties Premier Division4thDanny Laws & Chris Tracey
2007-2008Eastern Counties Premier Division2ndDanny Laws & Chris Tracey
2008-2009Eastern Counties Premier Division3rdDanny Laws
 2009-2010Eastern Counties Premier Division1stDanny Laws
2010-2011Isthmian Division One North2ndDanny Laws
2011-2012Isthmian Division One North4thDanny Laws
2012-2013Isthmian Division One North16thDanny Laws
2013-2014Isthmian Division One North5thDanny Laws
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