THE Football Association of Wales have suspended domestic fixtures amind growing concerns regarding the Coronavirus Pandemic.

The Journal understands that an emergency meeting took place between FAW officials early on Thursday morning, which resulted in all matches across the Welsh pyramid postponed until April 4.

An FAW statement, read: “The Football Association of Wales has today (March 13) taken the decision to suspend domestic football at all levels in Wales with immediate effect until April 4 due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

“The intention at this time will be to resume the football schedule depending on the medical advice and conditions from the relevant authorities at that time.

“The FAW is fully aware of the impact this will have on the domestic game but the health and safety of all fans, players, volunteers and stakeholders are of paramount importance.

“The FAW will continue to monitor this situation on a day-by-day basis and will continue to provide updates when appropriate.”

The governing body also confirmed the upcoming Wales C international against England on March 24 has been cancelled.

The semi-professional international was due to take place at The Oval, home of JD Cymru Premier side Caernarfon Town.

This is the latest in a series of sporting cancellations across the country, with English Premier and Football League games also postponed until next month.