ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

Notes From April Management Meeting

1. A Special General Meeting to decide on next seasons constitution will be held at Old Chelmsfordians on 17 May 2018 starting at 19:30. Representatives from all current clubs MUST attend as must a representative from any clubs recommended by the Management Committee for inclusion in the new constitution. Details of the proposed constitution will Read More


Referees Appointments System Season 2018/2019

As we move towards the 2018/2019 season all parties are reviewing the pilot process and have looked at how the model can be best taken forward in line with an evolving landscape of Saturday football. At this early stage, it has been agreed with both Management Committees of the EOFL and the Mid Essex Football Read More


Old Barkabbeyans 3G Pitch

& Spare PItch at Runwell

Please note that from now until the end of the season, when they do not have a home fixture within our League, the Old Barkabbeyans 3G pitch will be available for hire to teams within our League whose pitch is unfit. In addition, as previously advised, Runwell Hospital have a spare pitch available every weekend.


Notifying Postponements and April/May Fixtures

Some clubs are still sending notifications of postponed matches through to the League Fixtures Secretary by email or text. This morning the League Fixtures Secretary was out from 0800 until 10:20 so did not pick up his emails until he got home thus delaying the notification of postponed fixtures being sent out by Full Time. Read More


FA Competitions 2018-2019 – Online Application

To apply for next season’s FA Cup, FA Trophy, FA Vase and FA Youth Cup, please use the direct link below to submit your application and payment online. The application is ONLY available for online completion and online payment by credit or debit card, and an individual can make the payment with a personal card Read More


Essex Junior Cup Semi-Final Draw

The draw for the Semi-Finals of the Essex Junior Cup to be played on 10 March 2018 is as follows:- Chingford Athletic First/Waltham Abbey ‘A’ v Laindon Orient First Old Southendian Res. v Oracle Components First The final will be played at Stanway Rovers F.C. On Wednesday 04 April 2018


Notes From February Management Meeting

RETURNING CUPS AND TROPHIES Clubs are reminded that they must return any Cups and Trophies they were awarded last season to a member of the Management Committee by 31 March 2018. These must be engraved and clean. 2018/19 PRESENTATION DINNER Following the decision of the current organisers not to be involved in the annual presentation Read More


Notifying Postponed matches to League Officers

Some clubs seem to have missed the bit in rule 10 (F) iii about notifying postponed fixtures to League Officers by telephone or personal contact. Personal contact does not mean email or SMS, but means by actually speaking to the officers or leaving a message on their telephone. On a Friday afternoon the League Fixtures Read More


Essex Premier Cup Semi-Finals

The draw for the Semi-Finals of the Essex Premier Cup to be played on 03 March 2018 is as follows:- Old Southendian v Catholc United Waltham Abbey Res. v Buckhurst Hill The final will be played at Billericay Town F.C. On Wednesday 11 April 2018


Tuesday 13 February 2018 – Representative Match

On Tuesday 13 February 2018 the E.O.F.L. will be playing our old rivals the Essex Suffolk Border League at Coggeshall Town F.C. West Street, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1NT Kick off is at 19:45