Confusion in non-league as deleted tweets say FA has ended season

Suggestion steps five and six of pyramid would be suspended Essex Senior League tweets statement before deleting it The Football Association has told clubs at steps five and six of the non-league pyramid that their season “must end immediately” due to the coronavirus, according to now-deleted tweets by the Essex Senior League on Tuesday. While the professional game has been suspended due to the escalating Covid-19 situation, the FA has been going through consultation and scenario-planning with stakeholders across English football. Matches have been suspended throughout non-league and the FA hosted a web seminar for step five and six leagues in the FA’s National League System on Tuesday. It is understood that clubs were already braced for the season to be brought to a premature conclusion and a statement from the Essex Senior League appeared to confirmed the news. Continue reading...

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