You only sing while you’re watching! Fans just can’t get enough at trial matches

Forest Green hosted one of seven EFL games which admitted supporters on Saturday
Forest Green hosted one of seven EFL games which admitted supporters on Saturday - (Copyright PA Wire)
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The first steps towards readmitting supporters to professional matches in England were taken on Saturday as seven EFL fixtures took part in a pilot scheme, with crowds of up to 1,000 permitted.

Here, the PA news agency looks at some of the best images from those games.

Fans were socially distanced at Bloomfield Road, where Blackpool beat Swindon 2-0 in League One - (Copyright PA Wire)
Norwich supporters returned to Carrow Road for the visit of Preston in the Championship - (Copyright PA Wire)
Middlesbrough supporters were pleased to be back at the Riverside Stadium - (Copyright PA Wire)
Supporters queued sensibly outside The Valley, where Charlton took on Doncaster - (Copyright PA Wire)
Middlesbrough were rewarded with a late Marcus Browne equaliser against Bournemouth at the Riverside - (Copyright PA Wire)
Spectators at Forest Green had their temperatures checked before admission to the League Two game against Bradford - (Copyright PA Wire)
Carlisle beat Southend 2-0 in their League Two pilot match - (Copyright PA Wire)
Those attending were reminded of the need to wear PPE and maintain safe social distances - (Copyright PA Wire)
Safety warnings were clear on the concourses at The Valley - (Copyright PA Wire)
Norwich manager Daniel Farke was pleased to see fans back - (Copyright PA Wire)
Preston's Ryan Ledson sits on the pitch in front of fans at Carrow Road - (Copyright PA Wire)
Charlton fans had to wait to leave The Valley row by row in a controlled exit after their League One loss to Doncaster - (Copyright PA Wire)
Carlisle fans on their seats at Brunton Park - (Copyright PA Wire)
Charlton fans had to wait to leave The Valley row by row in a controlled exit after their League One loss to Doncaster - (Copyright PA Wire)
Charlton fans had to wait to leave The Valley row by row in a controlled exit after their League One loss to Doncaster - (Copyright PA Wire)

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