Business and Vets league starts tonight

TWO NEW football leagues start in Thurrock tonight.

The Thurrock Business 6 A-Side League and the Thurrock Vets 6 A-Side League are part of the “Get into Football” project which is a new initiative from the FA, encouraging 16+ to return to the game, by providing more opportunities to play and more flexible formats of the game.

Details are as follows: Thurrock Business League: Open to companies/offices/departments/work friends/shops – Compete for the title of winning the Thurrock Business 6 A-Side League

Starts: Thursday 13th October
Venue: 3G All Weather Pitch, St Clere’s School, Butts Lane, Stanford-Le-hope, Essex, SS17 0NW

Format: 1- 30 minute fixture per week for a 12 week season between 8-10pm
You can name up to 15 players and its unlimited subs on the night
FA Referees and match balls provided
Presentation event at the end of the 12 weeks

The leagues will be on the Full Time Website so you can keep an eye on how your team is getting on and I will send out the fixtures/rules etc as soon as all teams are confirmed

Costs: £20 one off refundable deposit and each team pays £20 per night

Competition is affiliated so participants must be adult males 16+

Thurrock Vets League: Open to males 35+

Starts: Thursday 13th October
Venue: 3G All Weather Pitch, St Clere’s School, Butts Lane, Stanford-Le-hope, Essex, SS17 0NW

Format: 1- 30 minute fixture per week for a 12 week season between 8-10pm
You can name up to 20 players and its unlimited subs on the night
FA Referees and match balls provided
Presentation event at the end of the 12 weeks

The leagues will be on the Full Time Website so you can keep an eye on how your team is getting on and I will send out the fixtures/rules etc as soon as all teams are confirmed

Costs: £20 one off refundable deposit and each team pays £20 per night

The leagues are also looking for sponsorship for both leagues, the package for sponsoring the competitions would be as follows:

Competition Naming Rights
Inclusion in All League Press Releases
Coverage on www.essexfa.com and www.yourthurrock.com
Promotion on All Competition Literature/Posters
Photo Opportunity at One of the Match Dates

Contact Faye Lamber with any queries or if you’re interested in entering either of the leagues or indeed sponsorship either, also please feel free to forward to any interested contact.

Faye Lambert
Get into Football Officer (Thurrock)
T: 01245 393099
F: 01245 393089
E:Faye.Lambert@essexfa.com

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