Leeds fans on Twitter have been furious with Sky Sports after their fixture against Aston Villa was moved for television coverage.
The match which was set to be played on the traditional slot of Saturday at 3pm has now been moved to Sunday at Noon.
Fans are unhappy as the match has now affected some supporters’ weekend plans in terms of travel and work.
The game against Aston Villa is Leeds’ final match at Elland Road this season and there is a possibility that the Yorkshire club could secure promotion to the Premier League that day, sparking wild celebrations.
Leeds fans from all over the country were planning on coming to the game but now the kick-off time has been changed, some will inevitably be forced to alter their arrangements.
Twitter was filled with fans complaining about Sky after the announcement, with many claiming the broadcasting corporation don’t give enough thought to the supporters.
Here’s what Leeds fans had to say on Twitter…
Love the response but that stinks would rather a teatime kick off than that – Sky tv is definitely………. ?
— FionaT (@fthom7) April 5, 2019
cheers EFL and SKY, mate has flights now had to cancel, any ideas where he can apply for his refunds? FANS MATTER
— Paul Milner (@paulmilner365) April 5, 2019
— Helen Walker ??? (@hellsbelles92) April 5, 2019
Cheers, Sky Sports, nan’s crying.
— Si (@LeedsInShetland) April 5, 2019
Can’t believe sky haven’t thought about fans who live 100 miles away, disgusting IMO
— Undisclosed Miz (@NotRich5) April 5, 2019
Why Sunday? Sky ruin football, they have moved so many of our games this season.
— Danny (@dsw1986) April 5, 2019