To all secretaries,
The executive committee of the Amateur Football League met (virtual) last night to discuss the the Covid restrictions moving to level 5 from midnight wednesday 21st October.
The decision was made that no further fixtures will be played for the remainder of 2020.
The AFL executive will decide when the restrictions have been lifted when the new season 2021 will commence.
We would encourage all our clubs to stay safe together and do the right thing so we can beat this virus.
Yours in sport
Hon. Sec.Amateur Football League
To all secretaries
Due to the latest Covid -19 guidelines issued by the government today all Amateur Football League games have been suspended from midnight tonight for the next 3 weeks, we will keep all updated and hopefully resume football again around 9th October.
Hon Sec amateur football league
See below press release from FAI
Below is press release issued from FAI in last few minutes ceasing all football activities in the Dublin area
Cessation of grassroots and underage football
matches in Dublin
Following the introduction of
Level 3 COVID-19 restrictions in Dublin, the Football Association of Ireland
announces the cessation from midnight tonight of all Adult
Amateur and Underage football matches in Dublin with the exception of elite
football – namely the SSE Airtricity League, Women’s National League and all
five underage National Leagues.
Furthermore, any coach or player resident in Dublin but involved with an Adult
Amateur or non-elite Underage club outside of the county is not permitted to
travel outside Dublin for any football activity.
Adult amateur and non-elite Underage clubs in Dublin can continue to train
under the conditions laid out in the updated FAI Safer Return to Training
Protocol issued on Thursday.
The FAI will continue to monitor Government guidelines for Dublin and will
update this cessation order as required.
On behalf of The Amateur Football League we extend our sincere condolences to Keith Meehan, Manager Sheriff YC and his family on the Death of his Mother Noeleen. May she rest in peace.
Hon. Sec. Amateur Football League