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Former Dagenham & Redbridge striker Paul Benson says the ongoing crisis will be a “very worrying” time for National League players whose contracts are close to expiring.

The remainder of the London Youth Games 2020 season has been cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Today marks 13 years since Dagenham & Redbridge secured promotion to the Football League with a 2-1 win at home to Aldershot Town.

The Premier League has issued a statement confirming that the season will not start at the beginning of May, while clubs have agreed to consult their players on taking wage cuts and deferrals.

The National League has suspended the season in all three of its divisions indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Dagenham & Redbridge’s managing director Steve Thompson has called for the National League season to be “null and void” because of the coronavirus pandemic.

All Dagenham & Redbridge staff have been placed on furlough leave with full-time staff, including the players, agreeing to take a 20-25pc pay cut due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Matt Withers is joined by Dave Evans and Dan Bennett to discuss the latest on West Ham United, Leyton Orient, Dagenham & Redbridge and non-league football.

The National League has asked the Football Association to end the 2019/20 season “as soon as possible” but is yet to make a decision on any possible outcomes.

The Football Association (FA) says a decision is still yet to be made on whether the National League and other non-league seasons will resume or be cancelled.

Deciding how the rugby season ends will not be an easy situation to resolve, a spokesman from Eton Manor RFC has said.

The Southern League and Isthmian League have “commenced the process” of terminating their league seasons after they were postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Woodford head coach Tom Redfern believes there have been positives at the club this season despite the first team’s second from bottom finish in the London One North.

Dagenham & Redbridge first team coach Dave Jupp says the players are being kept “ready to go at any notice” during their break from competitive action.

Dagenham & Redbridge are aiming to support elderly and vulnerable members of society over the next few months by putting them in touch with people who can help them with shopping for supplies.

Dagenham & Redbridge captain says he is looking forward to seeing supporters back at Victoria Road “when the time is right”.

All league rugby beneath the Gallagher Premiership has been brought to an end for the 2019-20 season, the Rugby Football Union has announced.

Prostate Cancer UK’s Football to Amsterdam bike ride has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

The postponement of professional football in England has been extended until April 30, authorities have confirmed.

The National League has suspended all competition until April 3 due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.

The entire Dagenham & Redbridge squad have been told to stay at home after four players showed symptoms of the coronavirus, with two staff also self-isolating.

Despite Dagenham & Redbridge’s trip to Woking being postponed due the outbreak of coronavirus, six National League games still went ahead on Saturday.

Dagenham & Redbridge striker Reece Grant has rejoined former club Aldershot Town on loan until the end of the season.

The National League has announced that games in all three of its divisions will go ahead tomorrow despite the coronavirus outbreak.

The Premier League has postponed games until April 4 and the English Football League until April 3 because of the outbreak of the coronavirus.

Dagenham & Redbridge boss Daryl McMahon praised the work of Woking manager Alan Dowson ahead of their National League clash on Saturday.

Daryl McMahon criticised his Dagenham & Redbridge side for not defending their box properly as they conceded a 94th-minute goal to lose 2-1 at home to AFC Fylde on Tuesday.

Dagenham & Redbridge conceded a stoppage time winner to lose 2-1 at home to relegation threatened AFC Fylde.

Dagenham & Redbridge take on second from bottom AFC Fylde in the National League this evening at Victoria Road.

Gabriel Zakuani will have surgery on his injured ankle this month and is unlikely to play for Dagenham & Redbridge again this season.

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