ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

John Pickering

The funeral of John Pickering will take place at 11:30 on Friday 01 June at Chelmsford Crematorium. Family flowers only but donations may be made to the Wild Life Trust or Diabetic Association


Reserve Cup Final Monday 14 May 2018 K.O. 19:45

Harold Wood Reserves have been removed from the competition for playing an ineligible player in the semi-final. The final Old Southendian Reserves v May & Baker E.C. Reserves will now be played on Monday 14 May 2018 at Bishops Stortford F.C. with a 19:45 K.O.


Management Committee Club Rep. Vacancies

There are vacancies on the League Management Committee for TWO Club Representatives. Rather than simply moan on Twitter about the way the League is run, why don’t you get yourself nominated for one of these two places. There are currently 10 meetings of the Committee during the season, one a month from August. All you Read More


Notes From April Management Meeting

1. A Special General Meeting to decide on next seasons constitution will be held at Old Chelmsfordians on 17 May 2018 starting at 19:30. Representatives from all current clubs MUST attend as must a representative from any clubs recommended by the Management Committee for inclusion in the new constitution. Details of the proposed constitution will Read More


Referees Appointments System Season 2018/2019

As we move towards the 2018/2019 season all parties are reviewing the pilot process and have looked at how the model can be best taken forward in line with an evolving landscape of Saturday football. At this early stage, it has been agreed with both Management Committees of the EOFL and the Mid Essex Football Read More


Old Barkabbeyans 3G Pitch

& Spare PItch at Runwell

Please note that from now until the end of the season, when they do not have a home fixture within our League, the Old Barkabbeyans 3G pitch will be available for hire to teams within our League whose pitch is unfit. In addition, as previously advised, Runwell Hospital have a spare pitch available every weekend.


Notifying Postponements and April/May Fixtures

Some clubs are still sending notifications of postponed matches through to the League Fixtures Secretary by email or text. This morning the League Fixtures Secretary was out from 0800 until 10:20 so did not pick up his emails until he got home thus delaying the notification of postponed fixtures being sent out by Full Time. Read More