Following today’s announcement by the Victorian Government of a 5-day Level 4 lockdown, APL Commissioner Greg O’Rourke announced on Friday (12th of February) changes to the A-League and Westfield W-League fixtures.
“Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation in Victoria, we have taken the decision to halt any travel this weekend involving any Victorian-based teams. This extends to any teams that were scheduled to travel to Victoria.
“As such we have had to postpone the Westfield W-League fixture between Western United FC and Sydney FC and the the Western Sydney Wanderers FC and Melbourne City FC.
The APL will continue to monitor the situation based on government and health advice before committing to reschedule matches,” concluded O’Rourke
In addition, following the announcement by the Western Australian Government to relax border restrictions with NSW, the Western Sydney Wanderers FC will host Perth Glory in Round 9 of the Westfield W-League at Marconi Stadium on Thursday 18 February 2021 (Kick-Off 7:10pm (AEDT).
|MATCH WEEK||DATE||HOME||AWAY||VENUE||Kick-Off (Local)||Kick-Off (AEDT)||Comments|
|8||Saturday, 13 February 2021||Western United FC||Sydney FC||AAMI Park||5:05 PM||5:05 PM||Postponed|
|8||Saturday, 13 February 2021||Western Sydney Wanderers FC||Melbourne City FC||Bankwest Stadium||7:10 PM||7:10 PM||Postponed|