Category: Postponed

Northern Premier League suspends all fixtures with immediate effect

All Northern Premier League fixtures have been suspended with immediate effect due to the escalating Covid-19 outbreak.

No potential return date has yet been set by the league.

The news means Tuesday’s game between South Shields and Morpeth Town at Mariners Park has been postponed, with no rearranged date set.

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Home fixture against Morpeth postponed due to frozen pitch

Saturday’s BetVictor Northern Premier Division match between South Shields and Morpeth Town has been postponed due to a frozen pitch.

An inspection was held at 11.15am at Mariners Park, with one shaded area of the pitch frozen solid, with little prospect of thawing during the day due to its position.

The referee deemed that the surface would be dangerous to the players and so the game was called off.

A rearranged date will be confirmed in due course.