As myself and a number of other clubs are reluctant to decide a future Premier League shareholder’s fate by a formula rather than a football match. … [Read more...] about Premier League Project Restart is not perfect – the league’s integrity is set to be put to the test
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When will the games be played? The plan is to complete all 92 remaining fixtures before 2 August, a deadline set by Uefa. That means there is going to be a lot of Premier League football in June and July. The published schedule for matches features games every day of the week, often at multiple times. The kick offs will be: Friday 8pm; Saturday 12.30pm, 3pm, 5.30pm, 8pm; Sunday 12pm, 2pm, 4.30pm, 5pm; Monday 8pm; Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 6pm and 8pm. … [Read more...] about What, when, where? Questions answered on Premier League’s return
Another supporter sarcastically joked: "Hey, you know what would be fun and no pressure... Arsenal away to Man City in a must win game." … [Read more...] about Premier League set to restart on 17 June with Arsenal clash at Man City and Aston Villa vs Sheff Utd with 1 August end
Now The Fiver genuinely has no idea whether or not Liverpool fans will stage a big impromptu party outside Anfield when their team win a first title in 30 years but several Merseyside-based scribes have already chronicled their fury at police presumption the red half of Merseyside is not to be trusted. What we do know for certain is that if a delirious mob of fans of any club are hell-bent on following their instincts and convening outside a stadium during lockdown, the police won’t be able to do much to stop them. What’s more, if they wish to travel anywhere else there’s little or nothing anyone can do to prevent them all jumping in their cars and heading off in a raucous convoy to test their eyes. … [Read more...] about Who wouldn’t want to spend a second consecutive summer day indoors?
This decision is a further step to reduce the risk of infection from COVID-19, although the team say this decision was made "regardless of the results of COVID-19 tests" at the club. The DFL task force states that, should the season go ahead, all teams will have to go into quarantine-like training camps one week before games restart. Cologne's decision means they would prefer to start their training camp immediately. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus and sports: F1 to return in July