ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

To Contact the League Chairman

Due to problems with his email address if you wish to contact Brian Stubbings please send your email to brian_gunner@sky.com


Current Club Directory

The Club Directories are being updated as the season 2017/18 forms are returned. Directories shown as being updated prior to 24 May 2017 contain information relating to season 2016/17


New WGS Player Registration Guide

The link below will take you to a new Guide to Registering Players on the Whole Game System which the F.A. have just sent out. Whilst this particular guide is mainly for the benefit of Leagues, its format will be of help to clubs as it details the work that they need to carry out Read More


New Teams for Season 2017-2018

At the Special General Meeting held this evening, the following teams were elected into the Constitution By a very narrow majority, it was decided that Hannakins Farm would be included in the new Constitution. Senior Division Three – Beacon Hill Rovers and Leigh Town Senior Division Four – Chingford Athletic and Tilbury Reserves Senior Division Read More


ECFA Set up Six WGS Drop in Sessions

Clubs undertaking the online club affiliation process, or getting ready for the implementation of player registrations through the FA Whole Game System (WGS), are being encouraged to attend one of six drop-in sessions at our headquarters in Chelmsford. Functionality is now available for club secretaries to utilise to enter player records, which can also be Read More


Annual General Meeting – Thursday 08 June 2017

Notice of the Annual General Meeting to be held at Old Chelmsfordians Club House on 08 June 2017 has been sent to all clubs by e-mail. If you have not received the e-mail from the League Secretary please contact him as attendance by ALL clubs is mandatory.


Season 2017/18 Player Registration process

An email has been sent to both existing and recommended new Club Secretaries giving details of the procedure clubs are required to adopt when registering players for the 2017/18 season, together with copies of the relevant paperwork. Should you have any questions regarding this new procedure, these can be raised at the Special General Meeting Read More


Steve Coombs of Manford Way

It is with deep regret that we must advise that Steve Coombs of Manford Way passed away on Friday morning after a short illness. Manford Way joined the League in 1999 and Steve served the club in many different capacities throughout their time with us and for many years before they joined. In 2005 he Read More


Temporary Dismissals – Pilot 2017/18 Season

Following the decision of IFAB to permit National Associations the ability to implement Temporary Dismissals (more commonly known as “Sin Bins”) at Grassroots level of the game, The Football Association has agreed to trial the system in selected leagues for the duration of the 2017/18 season. This will be implemented for selected leagues at Step Read More