Rochdale Football Club will be participating in the EFL/ Premier League-wide social media boycott this weekend.
The FA, FA Women’s Super League, FA Women’s Championship, PFA, LMA, PGMOL, Kick it Out and FSA will also be taking part to unite for a social media boycott from 15.00 on Friday 30th April to 23.59 on Monday 3rd May.
The boycott is in response to the ongoing and sustained discriminatory abuse received online by players and many others connected in football.
All associated Rochdale AFC Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts will be participating in the boycott.
Whilst we will be unable to bring you social media match updates of Saturday’s game v Doncaster Rovers, our club website and YouTube channel will still active be throughout this period, as will iFollow.
WEBSITE, YOUTUBE & iFOLLOW
Supporters can watch the fixture, which is our final home game of the season, LIVE on iFollow Dale for just £10. Click HERE to purchase a match pass.
We will bring you team news on the website at 2pm, plus there will be a match report published online after the game.
The manager’s post-match interview will be available to watch on YouTube and iFollow.
Look out for a full matchday gallery, also on the website. In addition, highlights will still appear on YouTube and iFollow.
Click HERE to access our YouTube channel.
Please note that in keeping with the spirit of this weekend's social media switch off, there will be no 'Inside the Arena' podcast. iFollow coverage will get underway just after 2.50pm on Saturday.
GETTING IN TOUCH
Although we will be unable to respond to any of your enquiries via social media, you will still be able to get in contact with us via email. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
This extends to if you’re experiencing any problems with iFollow.
Should there be any technical problems with iFollow during the game, we will communicate this via our website.