The Premier League was on Friday, April 3 suspended indefinitely following an emergency meeting on the coronavirus. Boss has anyway consented to continue the season in the long run, yet just when it is protected to do as such.
At first, football in England was required to be postponed at any rate until April 30, yet after talks, the date doesn’t appear to be down to earth with the coronavirus pandemic not yielding.
“The Premier League’s overriding priority is to aid the health and wellbeing of the nation and our communities. The 2019/20 season will only return when it is safe and appropriate to do so,” a Premier League statement released on Friday said. It is understood the restart date is under review by several stakeholders and announcements will eventually be made in the future.
“The Premier League is working closely with the whole of professional football in this country, as well as with the Government, public agencies and other relevant stakeholders to ensure the game achieves a collaborative solution,” the announcement further read.
In the gathering, it additionally concurred that a £20 million gift would be given to the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK to help in the fight against the coronavirus. A further £125 million will be siphoned to the EFL and National League to help clubs that are battling monetarily.
The Premier League will likewise request that players accept a 30% decrease in salary to enable their separate clubs to adapt to the momentum suspension of the period.