25 Jan 2022

Rising number of covid cases delays new year return of Kilkenny soccer

Rising number of covid cases delays new year return of Kilkenny soccer

The Kilkenny and District soccer league will not return to action as scheduled this weekend with a number of clubs seeing an increase in Covid-19 cases.

After a small break for Christmas, junior soccer in Kilkenny was primed to re-commence over the next few days but the worsening situation around the country has put a halt to those plans.

KDSL Honorary Secretary Tom Mullins released a statement to all clubs confirming the news: “All games are postponed this weekend due to the high numbers of Covid-19 in clubs.”

It is hoped that this will only prove to be a brief stoppage as the KDSL hope to complete the league for the first time in two years.

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