U23s Premier League Cup game off

Saturday, 16 March, 2019 4comments  |  Jump to last

Bad weather has caused the postponement of Everton U23s Premier League Cup Round of 16 game against Sunderland in Southport this afternoon.

Into the last 16 of the U23s Premier League Cup competition, David Unsworth's men were all set to take on Sunderland with home advantage at Haig Avenue, Stockport.

Everton topped their group after six games, home and away, against Doncaster Rovers, Blackburn Rovers and Sheffield Utd, remaining unbeaten through the early stages this season's competition.

The game was to kick off in Southport at 2:00 pm on Saturday 16 March 2019 but has been postponed after the Haig Avenue pitch was found to be waterlogged with heavy rain persisting across the region.

A new date for the game will be announced.


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Steve Ferns
1 Posted 16/03/2019 at 09:43:25
* Haig Ave, Southport
Brent Stephens
2 Posted 16/03/2019 at 10:00:29
The EFC website fixtures section has P:P alongside this fixture. Looks as if postponed??
Steve Ferns
3 Posted 16/03/2019 at 13:19:39
Waterlogged pitch, Brent.
Brent Stephens
4 Posted 16/03/2019 at 13:26:35
Cheers, Steve. Southport - no water at the beach; too much water at Southport FC.

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