Media Release: COVID-19 update

Club President David Arndt wishes to advise, that with the recent announcements by the AFL to postpone the commencement of the Sydney AFL  competition to the 31st of May, and all related junior footy to the 31st of May, that all football programs and events of the East Coast Eagles will be shut down for a minimum period of 4 weeks, effective immediately.

Arndt said “with the world wide pandemic of the COVID-19 in effect, East Coast Eagles have decided in the best interest to the health and well-being of our players, coaches and volunteers to suspend all football programs and activities for a period of 4 weeks”.

“This wasn’t a difficult decision to make as we owe it to not only those people involved in our football programs, but to the whole community, to play an active role in trying to reduce the impact and effects of COVID-19”.

Read the AFL COVID-19 Statement Update in full here……….https://play.afl/content/afl-update-covid-19-17-march-2020?fbclid=IwAR1g4NB_r0z4vlULNgD56qF-SSgYy_m41agky7OB5C2NgJG8lz8wMUmI6GU