The 2019-20 non-league football season in England has been cancelled

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The 2019-20 non-league football season in England has been cancelled

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The 2019-20 non-league football season in England has been cancelled

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 27 March

Daily Briefing

Friday, March 27, 2020 – 8:06am

‘See you in court’

Several newspapers claim that The Football Association (FA) will be challenged in court after results for the 2019-20 season were expunged for the third tier of non-league football and below.

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Geoff Thompson, chairman of South Shields, is furious with the decision and according to Metro “has threatened to sue” the FA.

South Shields are 12 points clear of the Northern Premier (the third tier of non-league football) and nailed on for promotion but that won’t now happen.

The headline on the back page of the Daily Express is “see you in court”, alongside a photo of Truro City manager Paul Wotton.

He too is allegedly considering legal action after hearing …read more

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