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The Premier League, EFL and FA have reportedly drawn up contingency plans in the event of a mass shut-down of sporting events amid concerns over the spreading of the coronavirus.

Another Premier League player tests positive for novel coronavirus

A third first-team player from Brighton & Hove Albion tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, the Premier League club’s chief executive Paul Barber has confirmed.
The Premier League, EFL and FA have reportedly drawn up contingency plans in the event of a mass shut-down of sporting events amid concerns over the spreading of the coronavirus.

Premier League threatens clubs over restarting matches

The Premier League said it will send warning to clubs at a meeting on Monday, not to vote against the season restarting at neutral venues, as it could cost them more than relegation.
Aston Villa’s players and first-team coaches and senior management have agreed to defer 25% of their wages for four months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Premier League club said on Saturday.

Premier League ‘nowhere near’ formula to finish season – Aston Villa chief

The Premier League is determined to complete the season stalled by the COVID-19 pandemic but is “nowhere near” finding a formula that would allow it to do so, Aston Villa chief executive Christian Purslow has said.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on January 02, 2017 Fans shield their eyes from the Sun during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Southampton at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north-west England. – The Premier League is adamant that it can overcome huge logistical challenges to get players back on the pitch during the coronavirus crisis but has long since accepted there will be no fans in the stadiums. English Football Association chairman Greg Clarke became the latest senior figure to admit on Monday that social-distancing guidelines make it impossible for supporters to congregate in stadiums “any time soon.” (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

Will Premier League with no fans be worth the wait?

The Premier League is adamant that it can overcome huge logistical challenges to get players back on the pitch during the coronavirus crisis but has long since accepted there will be no fans in the stadiums.
The Premier League, EFL and FA have reportedly drawn up contingency plans in the event of a mass shut-down of sporting events amid concerns over the spreading of the coronavirus.

Marvin Sordell: Premier League players should have right to refuse to return

The Premier League has to consider the personal situation of all players and understand their right to refuse a return to action when the season stalled by the novel coronavirus resumes, former Watford forward Marvin Sordell has said.
West Ham's Jack Wilshere

Jack Wilshere names England international as best Premier League youngster

Rice was enjoying his third full season in the English top-flight when the coronavirus pandemic brought a halt to the campaign but the midfielder continues to be linked with a big-money move away from the London Stadium this summer.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has continued to stand firm on his belief that his side have not yet wrapped up the Premier League title, despite going 19 points clear at the top of the table.

Jurgen Klopp insists Premier League title race not yet over

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has continued to stand firm on his belief that his side have not yet wrapped up the Premier League title, despite going 19 points clear at the top of the table.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool FC at London Stadium on January 29, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Getty Images)

Liverpool cruise past West Ham to go 19 points clear

Liverpool moved an incredible 19 points clear at the top of the Premier League as Mohamed Salah and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain secured a 2-0 win at West Ham on Wednesday.
Super Eagles and West Brom defender Semi Ajay saw red against West Ham as ferocious Conor Townsend strike saw the Baggies to pip the Hammers 1-0 at the London Stadium, to move into the 5th round of the FA Cup.

FA Cup: Semi Ajayi sees red as West Brom beat West Ham to fifth...

Super Eagles and West Brom defender Semi Ajay saw red against West Ham as ferocious Conor Townsend strike saw the Baggies to pip the Hammers 1-0 at the London Stadium, to move into the 5th round of the FA Cup.
Kelechi Iheanacho

Kelechi Iheanacho vows to work harder

The former Manchester City striker has had to play second fiddle, perhaps unsurprisingly, to Jamie Vardy, who has shone since Brendan Rodgers replaced Claude Puel last season.
West Ham manager David Moyes says he can provide stability and growth for the club if he is given enough time at the London Stadium.

David Moyes: I can grow West Ham with time

West Ham manager David Moyes says he can provide stability and growth for the club if he is given enough time at the London Stadium.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.

Brendan Rodgers praises Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho, others for festive form

Leicester City boss Brenda Rodgers has praised Super Eagles duo Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho and their teammates for their splendid performance during a grueling holiday schedule.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.

Kelechi Iheanacho: Togetherness key to Leicester City win at West Ham

Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho believes that the oneness of Leicester City’s squad was in full display during Saturday’s 2-1 win against West Ham United at the London Stadium.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.

John Bennett: Kelechi Iheanacho back to Manchester City form

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) top pundit John Bennett hailed Nigeria International Kelechi Iheanacho, saying the Leicester City striker is gradually returning to his Manchester City days.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.

Demarai Gray: We took our training into the game against Hammers

Leicester City carried their application in training into Saturday’s 2-1 win at West Ham United, says match-winner Demarai Gray.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.

Kelechi Iheanacho continues imperious form for Leicester City against West Ham United

Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.

Leicester win to heap more pain on West Ham

West Ham’s miserable home record continued as defeat by a much-changed Leicester side left them stuck in a Premier League relegation battle.
Kieran Tierney’s injury struggles at Arsenal are set to continue after the club confirmed he is set to undergo surgery to deal with his shoulder.

Arsenal defender out for three months with dislocated shoulder

Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney will be out for up to three months after he suffered a dislocated shoulder in Monday’s win over West Ham.

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