Prospectus 2022-2023

By Robert Hurst

Prospectus 2022-2023

THE OFFER
All U7’s, U8’s, U9’s, U10’s, U11’s and U12’s will be played on 3G pitches with U13’s, U14’s, U15's, U16's and U18’s playing on a home and away basis

U7’s will play Sundays at Tameside Stadium (Curzon Ashton FC) and Martinfields with kick off times 9.00, 9.45, 10.30, 11.15, 12.00 and 12.45 (Max 112 Teams)

U8’s with play Saturdays at Tameside Stadium (Curzon Ashton) with kick off times 9.00, 9.45, 10.30, 11.15, 12.00, 12.45 and 1.30 (Max 112 Teams)

U9’s with play Saturdays at Droylsden Academy, Ten Acres Lane, Broadhurst Park and Martinfields with kick off times 8.45, 9.40, 10.35, 11.30, 12.25 and 1.20 (Max 108 Teams)

U10’s will play Saturdays at Wright Robinson Sports College with kick off times 8.45, 9.40. 10.35, 11.30, 12.25 and 1.20 (Max 108 Teams)

U11’s will play Saturdays at, Astley Sports College, Mike Doyle Centre (Reddish NE), The Belle Vue Complex, Hopwood Hall College, Deans Academy and Oasis Academy with kick offs 9.00, 10.15, 11.30 and 12.45 (Max 100 teams)

U12’s will play Sundays at Wright Robinson Sports College, Astley Sports College, Oasis Academy and Belle Vue Complex with kick off times 8.45, 10.00, 11.15, 12.30, and 1.45 (Max 100 teams)

We are hoping to have 2 or 3 new venues for Season 2022/23, these will be announced when confirmed

U13’s U14’s, U15's, U16's and U18’s will play Sundays on a home and away basis (Teams to arrange a suitable venue and kick off time).

Clubs should consider the venue’s and kick off times before applying to enter the League

For U7’s to U11's it is hoped to have divisions of ten to twelve teams, for all competitive age groups divisions of ten teams, this may vary upon receipt of applications

Please note we will not be running an Under 17’s specific Division. However it is envisaged that the bottom 2/3 Divisions at U18’s will be predominately U17’s and the top 2/3 Divisions predominately U18’s. Teams will be able to sign U18 age group players for all Divisions

THE COST
UNDER 7’S 5 V 5 £400.00
UNDER 8’S 5 V 5 £400.00
UNDER 9’S 7 V 7 £510.00
UNDER 10’S 7 V 7 £510.00
UNDER 11’S 9 V 9 £930.00
UNDER 12’S 9 V 9 £930.00
UNDER 13’S 11 V 11 £185.00
UNDER 14’S 11 V 11 £185.00
UNDER 15'S 11 V 11 £185.00
UNDER 16'S 11 V 11 £185.00
UNDER 18’S 11 V 11 £185.00

ALL THE ABOVE CHARGES INCLUDE UNLIMITED PLAYER REGISTRATION FEES OF £5.00 PER PLAYER
The above costs are based on the following:
U7's and U8's 1 squad of unlimited numbers (10 on match days)
U9's and U10's 1 squad of unlimited numbers (12 on match days)
U11's and U12's 1 squad of unlimited numbers (14 on match days)
All 11 a-side teams will have 1 squad of unlimited numbers (16 on match days)
U7's and U8's will play 5 v 5 15 minutes each way with size 3 ball
U9's will play 7 v 7 20 minutes each way with size 3 ball
U10's will play 7 v 7 20 minutes each way with size 3 ball
U11's and U12's will play 9 v 9 30 minutes each way with size 4 ball
U13's and U14's will play 11 v 11 35 minutes each way size 4 ball
U15's and U16's will play 11 v 11 40 minutes each way size 5 ball
U18’s will play 11 v 11 45 minutes each way size 5 ball

PLAYER REGISTRATION
For Season 2022/23 the EMJFL will, again, adopt the registration process FA Whole Game System. Clubs should all be familiar with this system but if you have any concerns contact your County FA. All players must be registered in this format before playing any matches in the EMJFL as part of this process includes player insurances etc. Whole Game player registration sheets must be able to be produced (in hard copy A4 paper or on mobile phones, before each game can commence. The League administrators will approve player registrations on a daily basis until 30th Sept, after that date they will be done one day per week (probably Wednesdays). Player transfers will only be completed on receipt of the £20.00 fee being paid, inter club transfers will be done at the end of each month but will be free of charge. Player registration fees will be set at £5.00 per player. De registering of players will be done on a monthly basis at the end of each month during the playing Season

REFEREE’S FEES
For all U13’S, U14'S, U15'S, U16'S and u18’S the home team will be responsible for paying the referee’s fees in league fixtures. For cup fixtures referee’s fees will be shared half each team. Fees for U13's and U14's will be £30.00 U15's, U16's will be £35.00 with U18’s £40.00

PAYMENT TERMS
Once your application has been received and approved a non returnable deposit of £100.00 per team will be required to secure your place in the League. This will form part of the payment process which will be as follows. Total League fees will be invoiced to each Club by 1/8/2022 The first payment due on or before 14/8/2022 will be £100.00 per team, remaining League fees will be split into in to 6 equal monthly payments starting 14/10/2022 with final payments 14/3/2023 Clubs not adhering to these payment terms may have fixtures suspended or incur financial penalties. All fines incurred must be paid within 28 days. These payment terms imply that Clubs paying monthly will be paying for games actually play, for example October fees will be for games played in September etc. Clubs or Teams who only have age groups playing 11 a-side matches must pay League fees in full by 14th August.

APPLICATION FORMS
For Season 2022/2023 teams who played in the previous Season will automatically be registered and simply moved up an age group. Teams not requiring a place MUST inform the EMJFL by 30th July.

Only new teams to the EMJFL and Under 7’s (all new teams) will be required to apply

Application forms can be obtained via the web site (www.emjfl.net) or e-mail the secretary at emjflsec@gmail.com

Please note places will be restricted and will be based on acceptance of completed application forms and deposits being paid. Applications from current member Clubs are now open and from 31st March 2022 applications will be open to non member Clubs should spaces still be available

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