Following a period of very careful consideration of all factors involved, and in consultation with local leagues, the Essex County FA Board of Directors have made the exceptionally difficult decision that there will be no further matches played in the County Cups this season. This decision has been taken to bring clarity to grassroots football Read More
Currently we do not know if or when we will be able to start playing football again. In light of the large number of Divisional matches still to be played, if we are to have any hope of ALL our clubs completing 50% of their fixtures and thus allow promotion and relegation to take place, Read More
We note the UK Government’s announcement on Monday 4 January with regards to the new national COVID-19 restrictions and lockdown. As a result, the impact on ‘non-elite’ football in England will include the suspension of fixtures and training across the following with immediate effect: Steps three to six of the National League System Tiers three Read More
COVID-19 GUIDANCE FOR ‘NON-ELITE’ FOOTBALL UPDATED FOLLOWING TIER 4 ANNOUNCEMENTS Further to the government’s announcement on Saturday 19 December and subsequent statements on Wednesday 23 December and Wednesday 30 December with regards to the introduction of Tier 4 areas and the latest information on COVID-19, we have issued the following update. Football for adult participants Read More
The whole of Essex will be placed in Tier 4 from Boxing Day. One assumes that the whole of Essex will be classed as being one area.
An update for ‘Non-Elite’ football in England following latest Covid-19 Tier 4 restrictions Further to the government’s announcement this evening with regards to the introduction of Tier 4 areas and the latest information on Covid-19, football for adult participants across ‘non-elite’ football in Tier 4 areas is not permitted, including all training and fixtures. This Read More
If you do not know which tier your players live in, please go to the following site and enter their Post Code. Find Out Which Tier You Are In Then go to the following page which tells you which Area this is in New Covid Rules
Last updated: November 3rd, 2020.