Jun 18, 2020 League Update
There are early indications that Non-League football may return in September. With this in mind the League will be writing to all Clubs asking them if they are running teams next year and if so which age groups. It is important that all Clubs reply so we can start work on looking at which Divisions we place sides in for next season so we can try to provide as much football as possible.
Apr 27, 2020 League Update
As you will be aware The Football Association have made the decision for grassroots football that no further League games for the season 2019/20 will be played. The Essex FA have provided the Management Committee with details of the options available to us.
Mar 31, 2020 Season 2019/20 Update
The FA have announced that no further games will be played in the 2019/20 season. The County FA will be arranging meetings with Leagues to give further information so the League can decide the way forward.
Mar 17, 2020 League Suspended
The Football Association have suspended all grassroots football including friendlies and training. This means the League is suspended until further notice.
Mar 13, 2020 League Statement
The League Management Committee have been faced with the very difficult decision on whether to continue playing or cancel the season now?
Mar 3, 2020 League Sponsorship
After fifteen years Greene King have informed us that this will be the last season they will be sponsoring the League. During Greene King’s sponsorship the League has nearly trebled in size. We would like to thank Greene King for their sponsorship and the contribution they have made to the growth of Veterans Football in Essex.
Mar 3, 2020 Applications to Join the League Now Open
If you wish to join the League for the 2020-21 season applications are now open. The last date for applications to be received are 16th April 2020. Existing Clubs will be contacted separately in April about next season.
Mar 1, 2020 Old Barkabbeyans Reserves
This message is to advise Clubs that Old Barkabbeyans Reserves will not be completing the season and will not be entering next season.
Dec 27, 2019 Kick Off Time Changes 4th January 2020
On the weekend of 4th/5th January 2020 all FA Cup Ties will kick off one minute late. This is in support of the FA’s Heads Up campaign. The reason for the kick off time changes is so people “Take a minute” to think about their mental health and wellbeing
Dec 27, 2019 League Cup Semi Finals Draws
The draws for the League Cup Semi Finals are as follows