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Return of Premier League football could be stalled by ‘concerned' players

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Premier League stars could refuse to play amid the coronavirus crisis
Concerned players are reportedly threatening to stall the return of Premier League football due to their fears over the coronavirus pandemic.
English fixtures will not resume until April 30 at the very earliest but it looks increasingly likely that this date will be pushed even further back amid the widespread uncertainty.
On Friday, a conference call was held between officials from the Premier League , English Football League and ­Professional Footballers' Association where it was agreed that football will commence...
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Players' refusal to compete could stall return of Premier League and EFL

Players' refusal to compete could stall return of Premier League and EFL

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Footballers concerned about health risks and insurance policies Premier League, EFL and PFA to hold further talks next week Coronavirus - latest updates | See all our coronavirus coverage Attempts to resume the Premier League and English Football League seasons after 30 April could be thwarted by players refusing to ­compete because of the coronavirus pandemic. Premier League, English Football League and ­Professional Footballers' Association ­officials held a conference call on Friday to discuss a unilateral response to the threat posed to clubs and players by the crisis, along with the...
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