2020/21 Fixtures...

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Ollie Rave
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2020/21 Fixtures...

Post by Ollie Rave »

We start the league at home to Hereford on Tuesday October 6th, with Curzon for the traditional Christmas double, finishing the campaign away at Kiddy on Saturday May 29th.

Let’s hope we can go to some games!

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Gloucester
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Kettering away that will have very few away fans on their capacity sadly!
Paulisi
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Post by Paulisi »

Don't expect much scope for away fans anywhere. We expect to sell the stand out to home fans
DCMS still advising October start, but no word on test events yet...
May be a concern with large jumps in cases.

I see quite a few games in the north east and Midland scheduled for midweek have been postponed due to Covid concerns.
BackoftheNet
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Post by BackoftheNet »

I know it’s just the luck of the draw but I am slightly disappointed in Curzon home and away over Christmas and new year. I see we have Fylde on the 28/12 away but a good tasty double header fixture against Chorley or Chester would have been better than Curzon. Come on the Porrrt
Gloucester
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Post by Gloucester »

Curzon Ashton a big disappointment for Christmas fixtures
Bobby
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Post by Bobby »

First reaction....what have the club done to upset the league such that we get Curzon. Clubs put in their first choice for Christmas fixtures and nobody in their right mind would ask for Curzon. However, it’s not as bad as it would normally be given potential revenue from a Chester/Chorley game wouldn’t be as high this year. Therefore, if we don’t get promoted then we shouldn’t suffer the same short straw in 21/22.

Then you see that they’ve given us Brackley on a Tuesday night in Feb and it makes you think again.
Route66
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Post by Route66 »

Underwhelmed by the Christmas and New Year fixtures. Surely Curzon were not our number one choice?
puskas
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Post by puskas »

Gloucester wrote: Tue Sep 08, 2020 2:57 pm Kettering away that will have very few away fans on their capacity sadly!
I don't think we will be able to go to many away games (we can't let that many away supporters in at Haig Avenue). . This is were I think Rob, Alan and their media people need to do something. . I do believe that we should be filming games and relaying them live online to Southport supporters at home and sell a form of season ticket to cover the costs (it would probably require some expenditure on equipment). . A few permissions will no doubt be needed (League and Away clubs), but really there is no reason that they should be refused with the current situation. . . Just a thought.
mark thomas
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Chorley, Boston, York, Spennymoor in successive home games after the opener, fairly challenging start at Haig Avenue.
Sandgrounder SE
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Post by Sandgrounder SE »

I still wonder whether this season will be feasible given that crowds will be negligible and games will be called off if any players are infected. Crowds will be banned completely again if there are more local lockdowns or if spectators refuse to stand apart etc etc. If it all goes pear-shaped clubs will go bust with no furlough scheme in place.
Hoping for the best but worried.
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