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AFC Wimbledon v Pompey: Match Postponed

Covid-19 cases ensure match is called off

17 December 2021

Portsmouth Football Club

The EFL have confirmed that Pompey's League One match at AFC Wimbledon on Saturday has been postponed.

Fans who have bought tickets for the fixture should note that they will remain valid for the rearranged date.

EFL Statement
Portsmouth’s League One fixture versus AFC Wimbledon on Saturday, December 18 has been postponed.

Portsmouth informed the EFL that it would be unable to fulfil the fixture at the Cherry Red Records Stadium due to a number of positive Covid-19 cases in their squad.

In light of the increased transmission rate of the Omicron variant, the EFL will now review the circumstances surrounding the postponement.

In addition, it will assist affected clubs throughout this challenging period to help them mitigate against the risk of infection amongst players and staff, while ensuring their obligations to the EFL regulations are maintained.

A rearranged date for the fixture will be confirmed in due course.

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