Minutes of the meeting of Aylesbury and District Football League Committee held at 7.00 p.m. on Wednesday 31 March 2021 via Zoom
Present: P Rice, K Dunnings, M Griffin, Mrs M Harrison, R Lipscombe, T Munt, N Sabatini, K Saw, A Skeggs, Mrs M Stevens,.
Apologies: M Pollard, R Small, (unable to access Zoom) M Thoday
The Minutes: of the meeting of 3 March 2021 were agreed
A Special General Meeting was held on 19 March, and it was agreed to extend the playing season for this year to 12 June.
Wingrave may be in a position to offer their second pitch if needed for teams who have pitch issues.
Three clubs missed the SGM, Berryfields, Aylesbury Vale Dynamos and St Johns
F C Titans have withdrawn for the rest of the season as they cannot fulfil all their fixtures in the timescale.
Registration Secretary’s Report
There have been 3 emergency goalkeeper requests
Berryfields – Joshua Meachen who has played Sunday league previously, the current keeper is going to University.
Tring Corinthians Dev. – George Zamit who has not played for 2 years – current keeper is moving to Manchester
Long Marston FC - Charlie Sweeten who plays for Tring tornadoes U18
He is not registered with any other club. Current keeper not playing because of Covid 19.
All three requests were accepted by the Committee, however, they are only able to play in the position of Goalkeeper for the rest of the season. Their registration forms need to be completed and they cannot play until registered on WGS.
Fixtures Secretary’s Report
Fixtures have been completed up to 8th May
Referees Secretary’s Report
Kevin has sufficient referees ready for when games restart. lf teams do not follow the Covid 19 rules, referees have been asked to note this on the back of their match report. lf teams are persistently breaking rules Berks and Bucks will get involved.
Press/Results Secretary’s Report
An advert for new clubs went to the Bucks Herald this week
More recent history has been added and updated on the website
Will clubs send match reports, photos, and scorers and results to Marc as well as the auto FA full time text.
Any Other Business
Every team should have a one minute silence on 3rd and 10th April in memory of Toqeer Butt who played for Elmhurst.
The date of the AGM will be Monday 28 June at Rivets Sports and Social Club
Committee members will meet new teams on Thursday 10 June.
There have been several preliminary enquiries about entering teams for next season.
The meeting closed at 8.10 p.m.
The next meeting was arranged for 5 May 2021.