Supporters of League One side Luton Town have been left confused this morning after a technical issue revealed that their side’s match against Charlton Athletic was abandoned.
Hatters and Addicks fans took to social media after they received a notification from an app, which claimed that the game wasn’t going to go ahead.
CHARLTON GAME NOT ABANDONED – We are aware of a technical issue that has seen Saturday’s game against the Addicks appear on the app and media outlets’ websites as abandoned, however this is NOT the case. We hope to have this issue sorted ASAP.
— Luton Town FC (@LutonTown) September 27, 2018
The statement read: The Hatters would like to confirm that this Saturday’s game against Charlton Athletic is still going ahead, after a notification from the club app has said that it has been abandoned. As well as this, a number of media outlets are showing the game as abandoned, however this is not correct. We are looking into what we believe is a technical issue and hope to have it resolved as soon as possible.
Shortly after, the club gave a further update on Twitter: This issue has now been corrected by Opta who generate the fixture information. We are definitely, 100% still playing Charlton on Saturday!
Take a look at the notification fans were getting as well as claims that BBC Sport and Sky Sports also had the match down as postponed – check out those tweets on the next page.
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