York City’s game is ON: National League fixtures to proceed as planned

Re-open for business – Bootham Crescent. Photograph: YorkMix

York City’s game will go ahead as planned after the league decided to proceed with this weekend’s fixtures.

The National League North game against Altrincham will kick-off at 3pm at Bootham Crescent.

Within the last few minutes National League North issued this statement:

  • Following a Board meeting held today, the National League has decided to allow matches in its three divisions to proceed as planned this weekend.

    The National League will keep the operation of its competition under constant and diligent review, and will remain in compliance with government advice at all times.

    The Football Association has offered its guidance, and made it clear the decision to continue or to suspend a competition is a matter for each league to make.

    The National League places the welfare and well-being of all those involved in and connected to its competition as the highest priority.