Based on the Government decision this evening FA have suspended grassroots football.No clarity in what a suspension involves( Just games and/or training). If anyone is approached by other clubs to play games whilst this ban is in place we need to be advised immediately.
If anyone agrees/arranges to games they will be removed from our club with immediate effect.
Statement: West Lancashire League
Following the Government’s announcement today, for people to avoid social contact and gatherings where possible, we are been advised by the Lancashire FA that all
grassroots football in the area is postponed for the foreseeable future. This includes all matches and events sanctioned by the WLGFL.
Statement: Lancashire FA
Following the Government's announcement today 16/03/20 for people to avoid social contact and gatherings where possible, Lancashire FA is now advising that all grassroots football across the region is postponed for the foreseeable future.
Throughout this period, we have taken Government and FA advice with the priority being the health and well being of all. We will continue to work closely with the grassroots game during this time.
We are in regular communication with the FA and Government and the situation within English football at all levels remains under regular review. Further advice and updates will follow tomorrow.