Accrington Stanley’s Game Against Bury Postponed After Heavy Rainfall Leaves Them With An Underwater Pitch (Photos)

Chris Wright

10th, January 2015

By Chris Wright

Last night’s League Two clash between Accrington Stanley and Bury had to be scuttled after a hefty downpour left the pitch at the Crown Ground looking more like an outdoor lido.

Here’s the official postponement form sent to the Football League before “kick-off”…

And to be fair, it looks like they’re not exaggerating…

“Damp” is underselling it slightly…

Here’s the referee’s pitch inspection: a foregone conclusion if ever there was one…

Yeah, it’s a bit moist mate.

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