Following today’s announcement by the Queensland Government that the lock down of the Greater Brisbane Area will be lifted at 12:00pm (AEST) today (Thursday, 1 April 2021), the Australian Professional Leagues (APL) confirmed that the A-League fixture between Brisbane Roar FC and the Western Sydney Wanderers FC will proceed as scheduled on Saturday 3 April at Moreton Daily Stadium.
APL Commissioner Greg O’Rourke welcomed the decision of the Queensland Government which has now allowed the match to go ahead.
“The pandemic continues to challenge us all and we are grateful that the situation evolved in a way that the snap lockdown in Greater Brisbane could conclude today,” said O’Rourke.
“It is fantastic that we are now able to stage the match as scheduled for the benefit of the fans.
“Although the match will proceed, we urge all fans to observe the government regulations and advice in regards Covid safe practices,” concluded O’Rourke.