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Chesterfield's game at Dover WILL go ahead this weekend

The National League has confirmed all matches in it's three divisions will go ahead as planned, despite all Premier League and EFL matches being called off due to Coronavirus.

A Statement from the National League said: "Following a Board meeting held today, the National League has decided to allow matches in its three divisions to proceed as planned this weekend.

"The National League will keep the operation of its competition under constant and diligent review, and will remain in compliance with government advice at all times.

"The Football Association has offered its guidance, and made it clear the decision to continue or to suspend a competition is a matter for each league to make.

"The National League places the welfare and well-being of all those involved in and connected to its competition as the highest priority."

Chesterfield manager John Pemberton posted this reaction on Twitter:

 

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