|AFC affiliation||2020 (Ordinary membership)|
|EAFF affiliation||2008 (Full membership)|
The Northern Mariana Islands Football Association is the governing body of football in the Northern Mariana Islands. It was founded in 2005 by US-Attorney Peter Coleman. The Association received full membership into the East Asian Football Federation in 2008. The association was admitted as a provisional member of the Asian Football Confederation in July 2009. On 9 December 2020 during the 30th AFC Congress, the Northern Mariana Islands Football Association (NMIFA) became the 47th full member association of the AFC.
The association runs the M*League, the top level of domestic competition within the commonwealth. It operates men's, women's and youth national football teams.