Gateshead fixture rearranged

The following statement has been issued by the National League:

The National League can confirm Gateshead’s home fixture with Chesterfield has been rearranged for Monday 15 April.

Due to current issues with fixture congestion – caused by a number of postponements over the past 10 days – it has been necessary to move the fixture forward 24 hours from Tuesday, 16 April to Monday, 15 April.

The decision to move the fixture has been made in order to protect the integrity of the Competition.

Kick-off at the Gateshead International Stadium remains at 7.45pm – the game will be streamed live on National League TV.

The decision was not supported by the club.