Leicester & District League

TMS Motor Group Leicester & District League 1996/97

Newly promoted Thurnby Rangers are champions.


WinnersRunners Up
Premier DivisionThurnby RangersCosby United
Division OneGrange AFCSyston Town
Division TwoQueniboroughFleckney United
Reserve Premier DivisionCosby United ReservesMagna 73 Reserves
Reserve Division OneBlaby United ReservesTWT Glenfield Town Reserves

The following reserve teams joined the league:

Fleckney United Reserves, Grange AFC Reserves, Newbold Verdon Reserves and Thurnby Rangers Reserves.

TMS Volvo Premier Division

1Thurnby Rangers22172376215553
2Cosby United22152564313347
3Thurmaston Town22144450252546
4Magna 7322125542291341
5Grace Dieu UnitedL2211383436-236
6TWT Glenfield Town2210662832-436
7City Gas225983839-124
8GEC Sports & Social2265112126-523
9Blaby United2247113246-1419
11British Shoe CorporationL2236132757-3015
12Uppingham TownR2231183069-3910

TMS Land Rover Division One

1Grange AFCL20143370224845
2Syston Town20133442222042
3County Hall20125352262641
4Lutterworth Athletic20114544271737
5Stoke Golding2010554236635
6Kibworth Town2010195456-231
7Loughborough Athletic207494941825
8Sapcote United2063113044-1421
9Birstall Royal British Legion2053124756-918
10Dunton BassettR2021173480-467
11Wreake Valley (-3)R2016132781-546

TMS Nissan Division Two

2Fleckney United20152369234647
3Newbold Verdon20142460263444
4Heather St. John’s20132567234441
5Ratby Sports20103751341733
6Welby Lane United2010284548-332
7Attleborough LabourL208394257-1527
8Glen Villa2043133038-815
9Thurnby UnitedL2043134358-1515
10Thurmaston Sports & SocialL20301732100-689
11Leicester YMCA Reserves2021172091-717

TMS Discovery Reserve Premier Division

1Cosby United Reserves26206072185466
2Magna 73 Reserves26173668402854
3British Shoe Corporation ReservesL25160967462148
4Syston Town ReservesL26145763382547
5Thurmaston Town Reserves25152862372547
6Stoke Golding Reserves26134947262143
7GEC Sports & Social Reserves26103135052-233
8Lutterworth Athletic Reserves2696113852-1433
9Grace Dieu United ReservesL26102144041-132
10County Hall Reserves26102145357-432
11Uppingham Town Reserves2694134654-831
12Epworth Reserves2664163362-2922
13Dunton Bassett ReservesR2662183180-4920
14City Gas ReservesR26332033100-6712

TMS Primera Reserve Division One

1Blaby United Reserves282422109298074
2TWT Glenfield Town Reserves2823411272710073
3Grange AFC ReservesL28192778601859
4Ratby Sports Reserves27154880433749
5Heather St. John’s Reserves281511273601346
6Thurnby Rangers ReservesM2812797068243
7Fleckney United Reserves28134116264-243
8Attleborough Labour ReservesL27113135363-1036
9Queniborough Reserves28610123046-1628
10Loughborough Athletic Reserves2884165676-2028
11Birstall Royal British Legion Reserves2875166391-2826
12Sapcote United Reserves2875164694-4826
13Newbold Verdon ReservesL2856173773-3621
14Kibworth Town Reserves2863193397-6421
15Glen Villa Reserves2848163965-2620
  • Thurmaston Sports & Social Reserves resigned from the league.

After the season finished the following teams moved from the league:

  • Thurnby Rangers to the Leicestershire Senior League.
  • Thurnby Rangers Reserves to the Leicestershire Football Combination.

Grace Dieu United merged with Thringstone of the Leicestershire Senior League to form Thringstone United who will play in the Leicestershire Senior League next season.

Attleborough Labour (+Reserves), British Shoe Corporation (+Reserves), Grange AFC (+Reserves), Newbold Verdon Reserves, Syston Town Reserves, Thurmaston Sports & Social and Thurnby United also left the league.