Rotherham United coronavirus update

Rotherham United coronavirus update

By David Beddows | 13/03/2020

Rotherham United coronavirus update


ROTHERHAM United Football Club has confirmed that all its fixtures from Academy to first team level have been postponed until early April due to the coronavirus.

The club has also announced that all activity with Rotherham United Community Sports Trust is under review.

The decision of the FA, Premier League, EFL and Barclays FA Women's Super League and FA Women's Championship to postpone the professional game in England until April 3 at the earliest means the Millers' fixtures against Southend United tomorrow, Fleetwood Town on Saturday, March 21 and the live TV game against Gillingham on Sunday, March 29 will be postponed.

All Academy fixtures and training will also cease until April 3 and the club's reserve calendar has also been put on hold.

A club statement said: "We will continue to work closely with the EFL and follow their advice on this subject which remains under constant review and we will ensure that our supporters are kept informed on the matter with information as we receive it.

"In line with all other clubs, our priority is and will remain, the health and well-being of our supporters, players and staff.

"Please keep checking the official website and other official club outlets for updates.

"The club will be making no further comment on the subject at this time."

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