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NPL COMPETITION STRUCTURE
as advised by Football Victoria

TierRevised SeasonComments / Competition Alternatives
Senior Women’s NPL 1Season CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
Women’s U19 NPL 1Intention for 14 match seasonSeason format subject to discussions with clubs
Senior Women’s VPLSeason CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
Senior Men’s NPL 1Season CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
Senior Men’s NPL 2/3Season CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
U20 and U18 Men’s NPL 18 Matches to complete the fixture to Round 13Season format and finals series subject to discussions with clubs
U20 and U18 Men’s NPL 211 match seasonSeason format subject to discussions with clubs
U20 and U18 Men’s NPL 310 match seasonSeason format subject to discussions with clubs
NPL Junior BoysQualification games to be completed.
Second phase of competition either 16 or 11 games.
Subject to discussions with clubs
NPL Junior GirlsSeason to recommence at Round 5 and will end at Round 18Subject to discussions with clubs

COMMUNITY COMPETITIONS STRUCTURE

TierRevised SeasonComments / Competition Alternatives
State League Senior WomenSeason CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
State League Senior MenSeason CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
Community JuniorsIntention for minimum 8 match season on an opt-in basis 
Community MiniroosIntention for minimum 8 match season on an opt-in basis 
Metro LeagueSeason CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
Masters LeagueSeason CancelledModified competition / cup competition / football options to be discussed with clubs
FutsalTBC – subject to further DHHS advice 
FFA Cup, Nike F.C. Cup, Dockerty CupCancelled 

Eastern Lions Soccer Club Policy

At this stage, the club will continue to operate within the limitations of restrictions imposed by the State government and Football Victoria.
More details can be found here:

https://www.footballvictoria.com.au/return-football

Please be assured that the club is working extremely hard to ensure:

  1. An enjoyable and meaningful experience for players for 2020, given the restrictions
  2. A fair and equitable financial consideration for the players, parents, members, and sponsors of the club.
  3. Our club remains viable for next season.

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