ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

2019-2020 A.G.M.

We can confirm that the 2019-2020 A.G.M. will take place online using MS Teams on 11 June 2020 starting at 19:30. Paperwork relating to the A.G.M. has been sent out to all clubs and further information will be sent out over the next two weeks. Clubs are asked to pass all of this on to Read More


Football Foundation Pitch Preparation Fund

The Football Foundation have just issued the following information. We are advised that the application process is very simple “We’ve just launched the Pitch Preparation Fund, offering grants of up to £5,000 to help football clubs and organisations ensure their pitches are match-fit for when Government advice allows football to start being played again. And Read More


Ron Hurrell

It is with great sadness that we must report the passing of Ron Hurrell who died yesterday. Ron was Secretary of the League from its foundation in 1966 until 1971 and again from 1984 until 2001. He was an active referee on the League for many seasons from 1966 and Referees Appointments Secretary during season Read More


Full Time & Season 2019-20

Now that the F.A. have confirmed that season 2019-20 has been concluded, details of the results, league tables, goal scorers etc. will shortly be removed from the website and Full Time. If there is any information that you wish to download regarding season 2019-20 you need to do it NOW or it will be lost Read More


31 March 2020 – FA Coronavirus Update

This update draws attention to Clubs and Leagues to the Sport England fund announced today and any latest updates we have in regards to Government announced Covid-19 financial support packages. Community Emergency Fund This new fund aims to help community sport and physical activity organisations who are experiencing short term financial hardship or the ceasing Read More


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.