ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

Fixture Changes in April & May

Now that the London F.A. have decided to replay the Essex Senior Trophy match involving Newham United on 08 April 2017, all changes to accommodate this match have been made and the April/May fixtures have been finalised. If however Newham United win, there may have to be changes to accommodate the final on a Saturday Read More


Pitch availability at the end of the Season

Clubs are reminded that the Criteria for Entry and Continued Membership of the League states under the heading GENERAL (Clubs) whose facilities are not available until the third Saturday of April, shall not be allowed to enter their reserve team in the competition Where a club has a Senior Team, no Reserve team but an Read More


Registering Players on the Whole Game System

From the start of next season the League will be using the Whole Game System for the registration of Club players. Over the next few months, the ECFA will be holding a number of seminars to explain how the system will work and the League will be advising clubs of the new forms that will Read More


Final Registration or Transfer Date

11 March 2017 is the last date that a player can be registered with or transferred to a club to play during the current season.


League Cup Semi-Final Dates

SENIOR LEAGUE CUP SEMI-FINALS 08 April 2017 K.O.14:15 Basildon Town v Frenford Senior Kelvedon Hatch v Catholic United RESERVE LEAGUE CUP SEMI-FINALS 01 April 2017 K.O.14:15 May & Baker E.C. Reserves v Hutton Reserves Sungate Reserves v Basildon Town Reserves DENNY KING MEMORIAL CUP SEMI-FINALS 01 April 2017 K.O.14:15 Southend Manor U21 v Redbridge U21 Read More


Remaining March Fixtures

The remaining March fixtures are now available on the website. If you do not have a match on a particular Saturday but do have a pitch and have not played one of the teams without a match, please let the League Fixtures Secretary know. As usual there may be some changes to these fixtures, particularly Read More


Essex Junior Cup Semi-Final Draw

The draw for the Essex Junior Cup Semi-Finals to be played on 11 March 2017 is as follows:- Railway Academicals or May & Baker E.C. v Tiptree Heath Wormingford Wanderers or Flitch United v Old Chelmsfordians


New League Registration Secretary

With immediate effect, and for the rest of this season, Phil Coulthard has taken on the role of Registration Secretary for the League as a whole. All Registration and Transfer forms should from now on be sent to Phil Coulthard 163 Rayne Road Braintree CM7 2QD Tel: 01376 321 600 (H) 07526 504 471 (M) Read More


Return of Cups and Trophies

Clubs are reminded that they have until 01 MARCH to return Cups and Trophies to a League Officer or member of the Management Committee to avoid a fine. Clubs are also reminded that they must be engraved BEFORE they are returned


Remaining Fixture Schedule

This weekend, following the County Cup matches, the Fixtures Secretary will be starting to schedule the March fixtures. Whilst some teams do not have many fixture left, other teams have a large number. This means that for some teams there may be a gap between fixtures. All Premier division matches must be completed by 13 Read More