Who we are

How it began


Chingford Athletic FC were formed in 2007. Chingford Athletic was founded when a group of friends took up the challenge of men’s 11 a side football. The club joined the Ilford & District League in 2007 playing on the famous Wanstead Flats.

The Success

The club has been very successful over this period picking up 11 trophies in 10 years, including a successful treble winning season in 2015-2016 which included the Essex County Cup.

The club is affiliated with Essex FA and in 2016 achieved becoming an FA charter standard club



The club currently have 4 sides. The first team play in the Essex Olympian Football League. The Reserves play in the Essex Alliance Football League, whilst the new Sunday teams play in the Essex Corinthian & Echo U18 league. We are aleady planning on developing the u18 side into a new u21 team for the 2018/19 season.