ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

Possible Fixture Changes

On a few occasions during the season additional fixtures have been added to the published schedule. Although this has been done in accordance with our rules, one or two clubs have objected to being given these additional fixtures, even though in a mailing sent out before the season started all clubs were notified that this Read More


County Cup Quarter Final Draw

The draws for the Quarter Finals of two of the Essex Junior Cup & Trophy are as follows:- Essex Junior Cup Old Chelmsfordians Res. v Basildon Town Res. Railway Academicals v May & Baker E.C. Res. To be played on 11 February 2017 Essex Junior Trophy Kenson v May & Baker E.C. U21 To be Read More


Discipline in Abandoned Matches

Following the abandonment of a match last Saturday, a query was raised with the E.C.F.A. regarding cautions and send-offs during the match. Below is a copy of their reply:- “The referee should still submit any misconduct (yellow, red cards and extraordinary incidents) from the match as this has taken place and they should then be Read More


28 January Fixtures Now Available

The fixtures for the 28 January have now been uploaded to the website. The only one missing is the May & Baker E.C. Essex Junior Trophy Quarter Final match which will be uploaded after the draw on 11 January. League Appointments will follow in due course.


28 January and February Fixture Publication Dates

The draws for the Quarter-Finals of the Essex Premier Cup, Essex Junior Cup and Essex Junior Trophy are not being announced by the E.C.F.A. until the Wednesday after all the matches in the previous round have been played. This will mean that fixtures for 28 January will be delayed until after the 11 January, and Read More


17 December Match Reports

There are no match reports for 17 December. The next match reports will be after the winter break following matches on 07 January 2017


New F.A. Child Safety Film

The following message has been received from Matt Edkins, National League System Officer, Football Participation & Development Division,The Football Association. He has requested that the link below be circulated to all of our Club Secretaries with a request that they in turn circulate it to members of their Club (both playing and non-playing). As requested Read More


Colombia Plane Crash

The following e-mail has been received by the League from the Football Association T0 THE MEMBERS 0F FIFA Circular no. 1569 Zurich, I December 2016 SG/ebr Minute’s silence for the victims of the Colombia plane crash Dear Sir or Madam, I would like to inform you that following a proposal by the FIFA President. the Read More


Procedure if your pitch is unfit

As at the end of November we have been very lucky when it comes to matches being postponed due to the weather.This means that we are getting through the fixtures fairly quickly and as a result some teams will find themselves without a match some weekends. Teams are reminded that, if your home fixture is Read More


EOFL v Suffolk & Ipswich New Date

The representative match against the Suffolk & Ipswich League will now take place on 07 February 2017 at Stanway F.C. weather permitting.