ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

Management Committee Notes Clarification

Your attention is drawn to the following items discussed at the Management Committee Meeting held on 13 October 2016 1. It was agreed at the meeting to reverse the decision taken at the September meeting to fine clubs for not completing the caution and send-off section of the Results/Stats page on Full Time. Whilst clubs Read More


Sending in County Cup Results by SMS

Over the next two weeks our teams are involved in a lot of County Cup matches. Full details of how to send in the result of these matches, including which teams are required to send the results in and how to send in the result of a match that go to extra time or extra Read More


Westhamians Withdraw 1st Team From League

After the problems they have had fulfilling fixtures this season, Westhamians have advised the League that, with immediate effect they are pulling their first team out of the League. This will enable them to concentrate on their Under 21 team who they hope will be able to move up to the Senior section in due Read More


Revised Representative Team

Due to work commitments and injuries it has been necessary to revise the squad for the Kent match on Tuesday, No player should feel that being a replacement for other individuals is just ‘filling in’. During the forthcoming fixtures the Management team will use a number of players before settling on a final squad for Read More


Broomfield Withdraw From League

After 25 seasons with the League, Broomfield have advised that they are pulling out with immediate effect. As they have not fulfilled 75% of their matches, their record has been expunged. Where possible revised fixtures will be arranged in due course


Information for Representative Team Members

For the information of all players selected for the representative match against Kent on the 18th October 2016 at Rochester United F.C Rede Court Road, Strood. ME2 3TU – kick off 7.45pm. Travelling expenses will be paid for your round trip based on your home address 0.25p per mile, plus the cost of using the Read More


Bill Spurgeon Charity Cup Final

Springfield won Wednesday evenings Bill Spurgeon Charity Cup Final against Great Baddow. After an entertaining ninety minutes the scores were level at two apiece An Andy Elgar penalty and one from Mark Crick for Springfield with Joe Nathanson and Stuart Lockwood replying for Great Baddow. The game then went straight to penalties and after 26 Read More


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