Due to the ongoing haze looming over the island, the league authority released a statement this afternoon (20/6/13) pertaining the semi-final matches that were supposed to play during the last two days.
"Due to the weather conditions caused by the haze and in consultation with StarHub, the title sponsors, both the StarHub League Cup 2013 semi-final matches which were scheduled for tonight, 20th June will be postponed. As a result of the postponement of tonight’s semi-final matches, the finals scheduled on Sunday, 23rd June will also need to be rescheduled. The semi-final and final matches will now be rescheduled to the period between 2nd and 15th September 2013."
(Abovementioned paragraph extracted from the FAS media release issued on the 20th of June)
RHB Singapore Cup 2013 Quarter-Finals Fixtures
|TEAMS (HOME)||TEAMS (AWAY)||VENUE||DATE||TIME|
|HOUGANG UNITED FC||BALESTIER KHALSA FC||HOUGANG STADIUM||22 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
|GEYLANG INTERNATIONAL FC||HOME UNITED FC||BEDOK STADIUM||23 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
|GLOBAL FC (PHI)||BRUNEI DPMM FC||JALAN BESAR STADIUM||24 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
|TANJONG PAGAR UNITED FC||LOYOLA MERALCO SPARKS FC (PHI)||QUEENSTOWN STADIUM||25 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
|BALESTIER KHALSA FC||HOUGANG UNITED FC||TOA PAYOH STADIUM||26 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
|BRUNEI DPMM FC||GLOBAL FC (PHI)||JALAN BESAR STADIUM||27 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
|LOYOLA MERALCO SPARKS FC (PHI)||TANJONG PAGAR UNITED FC||JALAN BESAR STADIUM||28 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
|HOME UNITED FC||GEYLANG INTERNATIONAL FC||BISHAN STADIUM||29 JULY||08:00:00 PM|
The media release that announced the fixtures did not mention the ticketing details of the above mentioned matches, whereas matches will be kick-off at 8pm (instead of the usual 7.30pm slot).
Nonetheless, we are going to have plenty of football action right till the end of June and please do schedule your time accordingly to head down to any of these games.
Last but not least, some advices to all to be aware of your own health conditions amid the presence hazy climate when at games and also plan your transport back home beforehand, in case of delay of any match due to the Lightning Warning System (LWS) activation.