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📝 Club Statement: Emirates FA Cup

Statement regarding Tuesday night's match with Bradford

18 November 2021

The Football Association have provided an official statement regarding Tuesday night's Emirates FA Cup replay against Bradford City.

An FA Statement read: "An extraordinary incident report was submitted by the match referee which stated that Exeter City had used a sixth substitute during their Emirates FA Cup First Round Proper Replay against Bradford City on Tuesday 16 November 2021.

"The FA conducted an investigation and referred all of its information to the Professional Game Board [PGB] in accordance with the rules of the competition.

"After considering all of its options, and taking into account all of the relevant factors, the PGB agreed that the result of the match should not stand.

"The PGB deemed that the most appropriate action would be for the match to be replayed in its entirety and has ordered for this to take place at Exeter City’s St James Park on Tuesday 30 November at 19:45."

More information about tickets and arrangements for this match to follow.


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