• Ben Moran League Shield (Round 1) Monasterevin AFC 3 Newbridge United FC 1 League new-comers Newbridge United FC from Division 3 travelled to Premier side Monasterevin AFC on Sunday for their first-ever Lumsden Shield tie. The game started in very warm, sunny conditions but the......

  • League Cup (Round 3) Ballycane Celtic FC 0 Clonmullion AFC 1 A fantastic day for cup football in glorious weather conditions at Church of Irish Martyrs with a considerable crowd of spectators. The league takes a backseat momentarily. As what on paper promised to be......

  • KDFL Lumsden League Cup (Round 2) Sallins Celtic FC 4 Leixlip United FC 3 Division 3 Side Sallins Celtic FC progressed to Round three of the KDFL Lumsden League cup on Sunday by virtue of their narrow 4-3 victory over Masters Division 1 side Leixlip......

About the KDFL

About KDFL

Formed in 1994 the KDFL caters for local football in Kildare. The 2018 season sees 91 teams competing across the various Senior, Masters, Womens and Women’s U16 (Futsal) leagues. Click here to read about the history of the KDFL.


KDFL Rules & Regulations

  • KDFL Rules
  • Laws of the game
  • Standard Fines
  • FIFA Fair Play Code


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Schedule of standard fines 2018 season

  • Failing to attend council meetings €50
  • Sendings off €30
  • Giving a walk over €50 minimum
  • Failing to fulfil a fixture (Without adequate notice) €50 minimum
  • Failing to attend disciplinary hearing Committee Decision Failing to respond to correspondence from League on time €50 minimum
  • Incomplete or incorrectly completed match card €50
  • Unsatisfactory pitch markings, goal post, corner flags, nets. €100
  • Non-payment of Referee Double total fee Failing to supply match report – incomplete/late reports €30
  • Team responsible for late kick off Discip.decision
  • Team responsible for abandonment of match Discip.decision
  • Unsatisfactory precautions for safety of Players, match Officials and spectators Discip.decision
  • Reds Cards = Refer to FAI Rule 119 -The disciplinary committee may also impose a further ban, which will be notified to the club in the normal manner. €30 also applies.
  • Yellow cards 4 = one match suspension €30
  • Yellow cards Second 4 cards = one match suspension €30
  • Yellow cards 12= two match suspension €30
  • Yellow cards Each further 4 cards three match suspension €30
  • Team misconduct (five or more players carded in any one game) €50 Minimum (FAI Rule)
  • Protest fee to the Kildare & District Football League €50 Draft/Moneyorder
  • When lodging a protest to the Kildare & District Football League please consult the KDFL Rulebook
  • Appeal to the LFA Consult LFA
  • Appeal to the FAI Consult FAI
  • Notes - All fines must be paid on receipt of the notification. Please ensure that the Disciplinary note reference number is quoted when paying fine.