Colin Spence, head of Irvine Meadow, believes the West of Scotland League bosses could help clubs struggling with funds by posting a schedule of fixtures as soon as possible.

A July 17th season start date has already been postmarked, but Spence believes that the sooner the games are released, the sooner the clubs can start selling season tickets and recover lost revenue.

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He said: “The clubs have been through the gates for more than a year without money and with an eye on the next season the fans will want to know what is on offer.

“If we can get the games out early, this could help the clubs move the season books and bring in the much-needed money.

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“I understand the league wants to be careful about Covid but hopefully we are in a better position this year than we were last when it comes to getting fans through the door.”

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