Date: 21st March 2014 at 12:54pm
Written by:

As a mark of respect and to remembrance for those who lost their lives during the Hillsborough Stadium disaster in April 1989 all Premier League, Football League, Football Conference and FA Cup games taking place on the weekend of 11th to 14th April will now kick-off seven minutes later than originally scheduled.

For instance – In the Premier League, Football League, and Football Conference, matches due to kick-off at 3pm on Saturday, 12 April will now kick off at 3:07pm, with the minute before kick-off (3:06pm to 3:07pm) seeing a period of silence observed at all stadia.

The Millers game on Friday, 11th April against Bradford City at the New York Stadium will now kick-off at 7.52pm with the minutes silence between 7.51pm and 7.52pm.