ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

F.A. Inter League Cup Report

The Essex Olympian League representative squad travelled to Jersey with not the best pre match preparation having to fly out at 07.30 am, however in a tight match against a well seasoned jersey team the EOL went behind 1-0 until half time. In the second half EOL equalised in the 51st minute through Ryan Batchford Read More


All October Fixtures Now Available

October Fixtures are now available on the website. There are some matches shown as TBC as there may be a problem with the venues. Should these fixtures have to be amended it might affect fixtures on other dates. These will be advised to relevant teams as they arise Despite the large number of County and Read More


Note To Club Fixtures Secretaries & Referees

Will Club Fixtures Secretaries and League Referees please read the following article so that they stop contacting the Fixtures Secretary regarding the allocation of Referees New Pilot Referees Appointments System


Representative Match – EOFL 6 Mid-Essex League 1

The new look League Representative team got off to a great start against the Mid Essex League who put up a spirited performance, but once the EOFL side got going it took them just 5 mins to score through the lively Liam Sewell, he then added a second in the 12th minute, he continued to Read More


Parking Problems at The Polo Field Hutton

Over the past few weeks there have been instances of vehicles in the carpark at the Polo Fields being broken into whilst matches have been taking place. The club have taken steps to upgrade their CCTV and will also be using a dedicated person to patrol the carpark during matches. Whilst the ground is still Read More


2017-2018 New F.A. Discipline Procedure

The F.A. have issued Regulation amendments that have been sent by the ECFA to all clubs. If you have not received a copy please contact the League Secretary The main points are as follows:- SUSPENSION START DATES Following any case that has an automatic suspension (Red Card, 5/10/15 cautions) all suspensions will commence 7 days Read More


Essex FA Seeking
Independent Commission Members

As part of The FA’s Regulatory Amendments for the 2017/18 season, Essex FA are looking to appoint local members for the County Association Independent Discipline Panel. From 1st January 2018 Independent Commission Members are required to sit on all Essex FA hearings in a decision that provides an opportunity for those not operating within the Read More


New Procedure for Sending in SOOTD Forms

Following representation from clubs regarding delays in Signed on on The Day players being available on Full Time, clubs are now required to scan and email the signed forms to the Registration Secretary by midnight two days after the match i.e. for Saturday matches by midnight on the following Monday. Clubs are also required to Read More


Runwell Sports Reserves Withdraw from League

Due to what the club are calling a “lack of commitment” from their players, Runwell Sports have withdrawn their reserve team from the league. Amendments to tables and fixtures have been made and fixture changes notified to clubs involved. Runwell Sports have also advised that they have a second pitch that fully complies with league Read More


Player Transfers – New Guidance

We have received the following from Robert Craven at the ECFA Good afternoon.   With the new season nearly upon us (and underway in the case of some leagues), you may currently be experiencing a high volume of queries concerning transfers and notices of approach.   The FA have produced the attached document to provide Read More