Today’s game between West Coast and the Western Bulldogs will be played with no crowd, as per Western Australian Government guidelines in place as of this afternoon.
Only essential staff and players will be permitted to attend the game, which will be broadcast live on the Seven Network and via Foxtel and Kayo.
For supporters who have purchased tickets to attend the match at Optus Stadium, Ticketmaster will issue a refund. No action is required from the ticket purchaser.
AFL Executive General Manager Football Operations Steve Hocking said the health and safety of everyone remains paramount and the league would continue to take the advice of governments and health officials.
“The health and safety of everyone in the game and the wider community remains the priority as we continue to navigate the pandemic,” Mr Hocking said.
“The AFL thanks all supporters for their understanding as we continue to be led by the advice of governments and health officials.”