Definition of non-league in English:

Share this entry



Denoting or relating to a sports club that does not belong to one of a country’s main professional leagues: he’s one of the best players in non-league football
More example sentences
  • In May 1997, an energy drink manufacturer advertised its product on nasal strips worn by non-league Chelmsford City.
  • Ellison is no stranger to Tigers manager Peter Taylor, he took him from non-league Altrincham to Leicester City back in 2001.
  • Outside the masochism of the Maul Invitational, Michigan State will play just two nonleague games against big-name opponents.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: non-league

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.