Following on from the lunchtime statement from the Prime Minister and after discussions with the relevant authorities, Accrington Stanley’s Sky Bet EFL L1 game against Oxford United on Saturday 26th September will be played behind closed doors.
Managing Director David Burgess said: “The welfare of the supporters, players, stewards, staff and the community as a whole is the most important outcome of any decision made.
“Therefore we have followed the advice of the Government and other authorities on the safety and welfare of everyone and so the game v Oxford will be played behind closed doors.”
He added: “We will continue to work with the EFL, DCMS and other relevant authorities and will carry on communicating with supporters as to when we will be able to allow the Stanley fans back into the Wham Stadium.”
IFollow Codes v Oxford United – Saturday 26th September – kick off 3pm
Season ticket holders can obtain their free iFollow code for the game on Saturday 26th September – kick off 3pm against Oxford United by calling into the club offices during normal office hours or by contacting the club via the phone on 01254 356950 (press 1 – ticketing). You will need to quote your season ticket payment receipt number to access the code.