Linfield FC can confirm changes to the schedule of our opening 3 league games in the Danske Bank NIFL Premiership.
Linfield are due to have 4 European games on the next 4 Thursday evenings, as follows.
August 4 - Home to FC Zurich
August 11 - Away to FC Zurich
August 18 - 1st leg of Europa or Conference league play off
August 25 - 2nd leg of Europa or Conference league play off
As a result of these Thursday night European games, Linfield’s scheduled opening 3 Saturday league games have been delayed to Sunday kick offs.
The new dates can now be confirmed as follows.
Sunday August 14 - Linfield v Portadown (3pm)
Sunday August 21 - Newry City v Linfield (2pm)
Sunday August 28 - Carrick Rangers v Linfield (2pm)
In addition, the Newry City v Linfield game is set to be live streamed by BBC online.
Linfield FC would like to place on record our appreciation to the three clubs in agreeing to delay our league games to accommodate our participation in European club competition.