FA Statement Regarding Season 2019-2020

The FA have advised that:- “The FA and Leagues at Step 3 to 6 have reached a consensus that, the 2019/20 season will be ended with immediate effect and all results will be expunged. This will mean no promotion or relegation of Clubs. These decisions also apply to the Leagues and Clubs who play at Read More

EOFL Latest Information

As all football appears now to have been suspended until at least the end of April, the Management Committee have made the following decisions. The 2019-2020 League Cups have been suspended. It has been decided that the annual monetary Fair Play/Administration awards will not be presented this season due to the vast differences in the Read More

FA – Coronavirus Update

It has been announced by the FA that the professional game in England has been suspended until 30 April 2020. How this decision will effect grassroots football is yet to be announced.

EOFL Current Fixture Situation

Officers have received several questions and there have been many posting on Twitter regarding the rest of the season. Were football in Essex to resume on 04 April 2020, the situation regarding fixtures would be as follows There are between 250 and 260 fixtures involving our teams still to be played Based on current pitch Read More

ECFA – Coronavirus Update

CORONAVIRUS: LOCAL ESSEX FOOTBALL PLAYS ITS PART Grassroots Thanked for Commitment and Dedication During these unprecedented times, both locally and globally, the Essex County FA wish to say thank you for the commitment, dedication and patience members of the grassroots community have collectively shown, and we wish everyone across football good health. This is a Read More

All Football Suspended

Following the Government’s announcement yesterday (Monday) about the Coronavirus outbreak, recommending for people to avoid social contact and gatherings where possible, and in-line with Football Association advice, the Essex County FA are suspending all affiliated football in Essex for the foreseeable future. This suspension includes all matches (including friendlies) and training sessions until further notice. Read More

Applications To Join The League

Any teams wishing to join the EOFL from another league for season 2020-2021 must send in their application form to Kevin Lorkins by 31 March 2020 to allow time for an inspection of their facilities to take place. Details of the Criteria for Entry together with an application form can be found at Criteria for Read More

Returning Cups and Trophies

Clubs are reminded that all Cup and Trophies must be returned to the league via a league officer BY 01 MARCH 2020. These must be returned engraved and in a clean condition.

Essex Premier Cup Semi-Finals

The draw for the above scheduled to be played on Saturday 07 March 2020 is as follows:- Buckhurst Hill v Chingford Athletic Leigh Town v Grays Athletic Reserves or Ongar Town

Representative Match v Kent on 12 February Update

The EOFL will be playing the Kent County League at Aveley F.C. on Wednesday 12 February 2020. The scheduled kick of time is 19:30 but if there are any problems this could be 19:45