Following the new FA guidelines relating grassroots football, the club have been working hard behind the scenes to make sure we can offer Covid-19 safe training, we are pleased to say that we are now in a position to restart safe training, please contact you team manager to find out what training time and venue your team has been allocated.

Official statement from the Club Secretary, Iain Watts – 13th March 2020

Coronavirus/Covid 19 Update

The FA status mirrors that of the government for the general public. Our club stance will also mirror this, whilst the schools remain open.
All training is available to those that want to tomorrow (Sat 14th March) including Development Squad and Wildcats

In terms of matches the following is valid for this weekend:
• Mid Essex Men’s league – Postponed (until 3rd April)
• Blackwater & Dengie – Postponed (until 3rd April)
• Essex County Girls League – Fixtures on upon agreement from both teams
• Chelmsford Youth League – Postponed (this weekend only)
• Southend District Youth League – Fixtures on upon agreement from both teams
• Pope & Smith Men’s League – Fixtures on upon agreement from both teams

The Club is also cancelling all friendly matches.

We take any safeguarding concerns seriously and if anyone takes the decision not to come training or play then the club fully respects that.

If you do feel unwell please follow the government and NHS England advice.