Eerie photos show the empty Stadium of Light as fans face third weekend without football

These eerie photos show a deserted Stadium of Light, as Sunderland fans gear-up for a third weekend without football.

Saturday, 28th March 2020, 2:00 pm
Updated Saturday, 28th March 2020, 2:11 pm
The eerie photos of the empty Stadium of Light

While the Black Cats were set to play away today, their home ground is usually a hive of activity.

But today it was empty as local residents and football fans stay at home after the government’s latest guidance to deal with the outbreak of COVID-19.

Scroll down and click through the pages to see the eerie photos that show a deserted Stadium of Light:

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Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)
Photo by Frank Reid (Sunderland Echo)