Chinese New Year

Disappointingly, no football team is nicknamed The Rats. On the plus side, that means we can all celebrate Chinese New Year without compromising ourselves. Fans of the clubs below can watch top class football over the next two weekends and support The Rats.

Carlisle United, Walsall, Carlisle, Tullie House, Chinese New Year
Carlisle celebrations (image by Stuart Walker)
Bristol Rovers, Coventry City, Bristol, Chinese New Year
Bristol fashion (image by John Seaman)

On Saturday 25 January:
Fleetwood at Bristol Rovers (the Pirates)
Oxford at Newcastle
Sheffield United at Millwall
Tottenham at Southampton
Walsall at Carlisle

On 1 February:
Barnsley at Charlton
Chelsea at Leicester
Coventry at Bristol Rovers

Plans in Manchester are not entirely clear. Visit Manchester’s website refers to ‘four days’ of celebrations but, as recently as 22 Jan, did not specify which four.