The Hallmark Security League management committee have made the following statement on Rochdale Town’s appeal to the FA:
“The FA Appeal Board dismissed Rochdale Town’s appeal against the ground grading decision of the FA Technical panel.
“The Hallmark Security League will be making no further comment on this matter.”
However the club were prepared to commented and using their official Twitter account they said:
“Totally out of our control. Moved the goalposts on appeal & now said that due to our toilets not being in dressing room, we are relegated!”
They went on to say “However, the players are back in training tomorrow and will be preparing for the season ahead…. We will be back!”