Everton have confirmed that their Girls’s Tremendous League fixture with Chelsea on Sunday has been postponed resulting from accidents and Covid-19 hampering their squad.
The choice to postpone was agreed by each groups however neither facet has performed a match since mid December as coronavirus continues to have an effect on soccer video games in the UK.
Everton’s assertion reads: “Following FA approval, Everton Girls’s match towards Chelsea at Walton Corridor Park on Sunday 16 January has been postponed resulting from optimistic COVID-19 circumstances and accidents within the Everton squad.
“After final weekend’s Barclays FA Girls’s Tremendous League conflict at Aston Villa was postponed resulting from COVID-19, a major variety of Everton gamers and employees are additionally unavailable on Sunday due to sickness and accidents.
“Consequently, the Membership was unable to pick a matchday squad and, regrettably, had no possibility however to request the postponement of this weekend’s match.
“Particulars of the rearranged fixture shall be confirmed on Everton Membership channels sooner or later.”
It is the newest Tremendous League sport to be referred to as off in current weeks. Three matches had been postponed at the beginning of January, together with Chelsea’s derby with West Ham and Manchester United’s journey to West Ham.
This postponement provides Arsenal the prospect to maneuver seven factors away from Chelsea on the high of the league, although Tottenham may hold the stress on their north London rivals ought to they beat West Ham.
Everton, in the meantime, may drop from ninth to tenth if Manchester Metropolis lose to Aston Villa.
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