The final service for the 31st anniversary of Hillsborough tragedy at the Liverpool stadium, Anfield has been delayed because of the novel coronavirus outbreak.

“The Hillsborough Family Support Group (HFSG) had planned to hold their final memorial service at Anfield to mark the anniversary but this was unfortunately postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic,” Liverpool said in a statement on Monday.=

“Although fans won’t be able to attend a service at Anfield this week to show their respect, we would invite all of our supporters around the world to come together in spirit to remember the 96, their families,

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