The much awaited 2016 pre-season matches are here again. As our players return from holiday from far and near, they will all assemble for pre-season matches starting in the 3rd weekend of August 2016. This year’s pre-season matches is organised by DNA FC, and it has been tagged ‘Churches Football Tournament’.
The tournament information and schedule are as follows:
|20/08/2016||DNA FC vs St. Lukes||Martin|
|20/08/2016||Kingsland FC vs Stillwaters FC||Richard|
|27/08/2016||DNA FC vs Kingsland FC||Andrew|
|27/08/2016||Stillwaters FC vs St. Lukes||Martin|
|03/08/2016||Stillwaters FC vs DNA FC||Andrew|
|03/08/2016||St. Lukes vs Kingsland FC||Martin|
Everyone is invited to breakfasts and fellowships on each match day of the tournament from 9am – 9:45am. Venues for breakfasts are as follow:
20/08/2016 – St Johns & Highwoods Community Centre, Highwoods Square, Colchester CO4 9SR
27/08/2016 – Kingsland Café, above Aldi Stanway, Colchester CO3 9DW
03/08/2016 – Mile End Recreation Ground, Fords Lane, Myland, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5FS (TBC)
All matches will be played at the Mile End Recreation Ground, Fords Lane, Myland, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5FS and the match starts at 10am for a 10:30am kick off time.
Standard FA league rules; 90 minutes, 3 points Win, 1 point Draw, 0 point Loss. If tied on points, then the goal difference, goals scored, then result between the two teams, then penalty shootout. There are maximum of subs – rolling substitution. Please get permission before making a substitution.
The 4 – 4 – 3 system will be used for players. That is, minimum of 4 Church players, minimum of 4 Church Associated players, and up to 3 outreach players.
Please do not hesitate to contact us for any enquiries.