SODDEN PITCHES MEAN GAME OFF

footballA number of football matches have been cancelled this weekend following an inspection by the Isle of Wight Council.

With further rain expected between now and Monday, the Council-owned pitches are likely to become waterlogged and unplayable.

Pitch status for the Isle of Wight

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Clatterford Rec
Playable

Nine Acres
Not playable, all bookings cancelled.

Park Road Rec
Due to condition of the ground, only one game can be played on Saturday on the furthest pitch away from the changing rooms but is subject to referee’s decision on the day.

No games to be played on Sunday

Seaclose Park
Five pitches playable (including nine v nine), however only one game per pitch this weekend due to conditions and each match will be subject to referee’s decision on the day.

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Games pre-booked for Saturday are Holmwood Athletic, Seaclose, Newport Youth U16’s. On Sunday, bookings are Newport Youth U12’s and Newport Youth U15’s

Wootton Rec
Not playable, all bookings cancelled.

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