Raiders Announce No Fans At Games For Inaugural Season At Allegiant Stadium
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Las Vegas Raiders announced there will be no fans allowed at home games for the 2020 season as the United States deals with the COVID-19 pandemic, according to 3 News Las Vegas.
The team made the announcement through an email sent to personal seat license holders on Monday.
“There is nothing more important to the Raider Organization than the health and safety of our players, coaches, staff, stadium workers, and fans,” the email read, “After intensive consultation with healthcare officials and state and community leaders, we have made the difficult decision to play the Las Vegas Raiders 2020 Inaugural Season at Allegiant Stadium without fans in attendance.”
— KSNV News 3 (@News3LV) August 3, 2020
Currently, Nevada’s COVID-19 plan does not allow for fans to attend live sporting events.
According to the email, PSL holders can either get a full refund or apply the tickets to the 2021 season.
The new Las Vegas Raiders first-ever game at Allegiant Stadium is scheduled for September 21 against the New Orleans Saints.
This will be the Raiders’ first season in Vegas at the stadium after moving from Oakland following the 2019 season.
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