ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

Closing Date for Player Registration

Reminder to all clubs . A player may not be registered for a club nor transferred to another Club in the competition after the second Saturday of April which this year is the 10th April


WGS Upgrade

When the new Whole Game System was upgraded on the 17th March , not all the players that have been approved have been pulled across to Fulltime and showing in your squads. Please check and let me know their names and the ECFA/FA will do this process manually. Clive Cheeseman Registration Secretary


24-03-2021 – Latest FA Covid-19 Information

Below you will find a link to the latest Covid-19 information supplied by the FA. Following the publication of the latest FA guidance on the return of grassroots football in England, they have made printable signage available for leagues and clubs to download and use across their facilities to support a safe return. All of Read More


Changes to Full Time

The FA have have made changes to Full Time today without giving any notice to leagues that use it.. The changes effect the way fixtures and results are shown on both Full Time itself and our website. There are also instances where some fixtures show up twice in the fixture list and this problem has Read More


New Funding Available

MORE THAN £16M MADE AVAILABLE FOR GRASSROOTS FOOTBALL THROUGH NEW FUNDING The FA have come together with the Premier League, the government and Sport England through the Football Foundation to launch “Game on”, three funds totalling more than £16m to get the country ready for the return of grassroots football at the end of month. Read More


New Registration System

When the Whole Game System was upgraded all players that were pending approval were lost. Please resubmit your players and inform Clive Cheeseman and he will then approve your registrations


Management Committee Proposal Accepted

73% of the total member clubs have already voted in favour of the Management Committee proposal. The season will therefore recommence on 03 April 2021 and the April/May fixtures have been uploaded to the website and e-mails have been sent to all club Fixtures Secretaries.


EOFL Proposals to Complete Season

The following has been sent out to all Club Secretaries The Management Committee of the Essex Olympian Football League met on 11th March 2021 to consider the issues we face in restarting the season. There are clearly different opinions on any restart and the Committee has to make decisions for the benefit of the majority Read More


Francis (Bill) Cotton

Francis Cotton who had been a referee on our League and other Leagues in Essex for a large number of seasons, passed away in January and we offer our condolences to his family His funeral will be taking place on Tuesday 30 March at 10:30 am. Due to present restrictions, this will be a virtual Read More


WGS Player Registration System

The Whole Game System will be out of action between the 10th March until 17th March, for an upgrade . Between these dates Clive Cheeseman will be unable to register or transfer any players