ALL however one of many 18 Ladies’s FA Cup ties scheduled for this weekend have been CANCELLED on account of coronavirus restrictions.
Liverpool Feds’ conflict with Huddersfield City is the one second spherical match going forward with a lot of the nation now below Tier 4 pointers.
Seventeen second spherical Ladies’s FA Cup video games have been AXED on account of Covid-19 restrictions
Football chiefs predict to reschedule fixtures at a later date together with a primary spherical encounter between Kent United and Enfield City which is but to be performed.
And officers say they’re liaising with the federal government on managing well being and security of gamers and membership workers at cup fixtures.
Ladies’s Tremendous League and Championship sides will enter the competitors’s draw from the fourth spherical onwards.
In an announcement, the FA mentioned: “The Authorities introduced additional COVID-19 rules throughout the UK, with the vast majority of the nation now below Tier 4 restrictions.
“Because of this, all however one in every of this weekend’s Vitality Ladies’s FA Cup second spherical ties shall be postponed and rearranged for a later date.
“We’re working with the Authorities to discover a option to reschedule these Vitality Women’s FA Cup matches on the earliest alternative whereas guaranteeing that we keep our precedence of conserving our gamers, officers and everybody concerned on a matchday protected.
“Additional particulars shall be confirmed in the end.”
The Covid-19 pandemic has forged over the ladies’s recreation for a lot of this 12 months.
Liverpool Feds’ match with Huddersfield is the one second spherical Ladies’s FA Cup going forwardCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
Along with curbing final season a spate of optimistic coronavirus outcomes this month led to the cancellation of two top-flight video games within the weekend earlier than Christmas.
And this month 32 Covid-19 assessments returned optimistic out of 864 carried out in the WSL and Ladies’s Championship.
That is the very best variety of coronavirus instances revealed since weekly testing within the ladies’s high tiers started.