Knighton Town Football Club is based in the town of Knighton which is situated on the Powys/Shropshire border between Wales and England. They play in The Welsh football pyramid of The Football Association of Wales(FAW). The club was founded in 1887 and currently playing in the Mid Wales League's Division One(level 3 in the Welsh pyramid system). Knighton Town Reserves play in the Mid Wales League South(level 5 in the Welsh pyramid system). Knighton Town also have a youth academy with various age groups starting with the creche under 7's, 8's, 9's, 10's and 12's that play in the South Shropshire Junior Leagues in England under the Football Association due to its unique locality. The Under 19's play in The Mid Wales Youth League like the First and Reserve teams under the Football Association of Wales.