ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

Dagenham United U21 Pull Out

Dagenham United have advised the League that with immediate effect they are pulling out their Under 21 team. As they have not completed 75% of their fixtures, their League record will be expunged in accordance with our rules


Reporting Send-offs on Full Time

It appears that some clarification is required regarding the completion of the Result/Stats form on Full Time when a player is sent off. Where a player has been sent off for receiving two cautions, you should only tick the the Yellow Card & Second Yellow Card boxes adjacent to his name NOT the Red Card Read More


Notes to Club Fixtures Secretaries

It has become apparent that some club Fixtures Secretaries did not read the e-mail and attached “Notes to Club Fixtures Secretaries” sent out by the League Fixtures Secretary prior to the start of the season. These notes are also contained in the centre menu at the bottom of each of the Leagues webpages. Whilst all Read More


Brentwood Town Reserves Withdraw

Brentwood Town have withdrawn their reserve team with immediate effect. As they failed to fulfil 75% of their league fixtures their record has been expunged Details of revised fixtures will be advised in due course


Early October Fixture

Fixtures and Referees appointments for 01 October have been uploaded to the website. Fixtures only for 08 October have also been uploaded to the website with Referees appointments to follow. The schedule for 15 October will be uploaded towards the end of September but the schedules for 22 and 29 October are dependent on earlier Read More


Full-Time SMS – 10th September

The following message has been posted on the Full Time website by the F.A. On Saturday 10th September we unfortunately had issues with the SMS functionality for Full-Time, which was not working from around 11am onwards. This was resolved late afternoon, and by 7.30pm the backlog of outgoing and incoming SMS messages had been cleared. Read More


Management Committee Notes

Your attention is drawn to the following items discussed at the Management Committee Meeting held on 08 September 2016 1. With immediate effect, clubs are no longer required to enter sportsmanship marks for the opposition on Full Time. 2. In the past when a team has failed to fulfil a fixture, as well as the Read More


Contacting League Officers

Some clubs have taken to regularly contacting officers after 9:00 p.m. by telephone. Unless a call is regarding something of immediate urgency there should be no need for this to happen. Will you please either phone earlier or send an e-mail. Notification of postponed or otherwise cancelled fixtures MUST be made by telephone, but such Read More


Sending in Results To Full Time

Clubs are still sending in results by SMS when they should not do so, in an incorrect format that is not being accepted by the system and late. Rule 11 B The HOME Club ONLY shall submit by SMS to the E.O.F.L. F.A. Full Time web site the result of all League and League Cup Read More


The EOFL Twitter Feed

With the season getting into full swing, we thought we would remind you of the benefits of having a Twitter account. You may or may not know that the League have a Twitter Feed on which important information is conveyed to members of our League, both clubs and Referees. Many clubs re-tweet some of the Read More