The Championship conflict between Rotherham and Sheffield Wednesday was briefly stopped this night resulting from a drone noticed above the AESSEAL New York Stadium.
Play received underway at 7.45pm however lower than 5 minutes into the sport the referee needed to carry a halt to proceedings.
Gamers and officers needed to depart the pitch resulting from reviews of a drone flying overhead.
Rotherham tweeted: “The gamers have been introduced off the pitch resulting from security issues.
“We’ll replace you on the scenario after we know extra.
“We perceive there may be an unauthorised drone within the air house over the AESSEAL New York Stadium.”
Wednesday wrote: “It appears there is a matter within the sport… Play has been suspended and each groups have retreated to their dugouts.
“We’re listening to reviews that there’s a drone over the stadium and, as a security concern, the gamers have gone again to the altering rooms.”
Play was not stopped for too lengthy, although, with the sport in a position to resume with out a lot additional delay.
Wednesday tweeted: “The gamers are again out on the pitch, all very unusual! Each going by way of some mini warm-ups.
“The sport will resume in a number of moments at 4:15 – the time when play was suspended.”