June 6, 2016
The “leaked” football fixture list circulating is not genuine.
The Football League has confirmed that the fixture list on social media over the weekend is a hoax.
The Football League are yet to review a first draft of the fixtures and this will not be done for some time.
They stated on Twitter: “We can confirm the ‘fixture list’ published online at the weekend is a hoax.”
“At this stage we are still about 10 days away from being able to review a first draft of the 2016/17 fixture list.”
“A number of the fixtures in the list would not be permitted on those dates for operational or policing reasons.”
The fixture list will be released at 9am on Wednesday 22nd June 2016.