Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s the time of the day to check out the latest news in the football world today Friday May 29, 2020
It’s no longer news that Premier League football will return by Wednesday June 17 for the first time in three months since it was suspended as a result of the ongoing pandemic.
Aston Villa will play against Sheffield United while Arsenal will visit Manchester City in the first set of matches to kick off. Those matches are outstandings that was supposed to be played in the weekend of the Carabao Cup final between Manchester City and Aston Villa.
Matches start properly between June 19 and 21 where all clubs will be on the same number of matches.
The plan is to play matches everyday of the week with games played at 8pm on Mondays and Fridays, 6 or 8pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 12:30pm, 3pm, 5:30pm and 8pm on Saturdays, 12pm, 2pm, 4:30pm and 7pm on Sundays.
It has also been confirmed that Serie A will start by June 20 after the approval was given by the government on Thursday. The plan is to play every three days across 5pm, 7:15pm, and 9:30pm.
Fulham have confirmed that two of their unnamed players have contacted coronavirus while Blackburn have confirmed that Elliott Bennett has tested positive.
Manchester United could have hope on Odion Ighalo after news captured it that his parent club Shanghai Shenhua could allow him remain at the Old Trafford side until January 2021.
The assistant manager of Celtic John Kennedy has stated that the club will like to sign new players in the summer.
Inter Milan are set to offer defender Ashley Young a new deal for him to complete the Serie A season after being on a six-month contract at the club he joined from Manchester United in January. It has been reported he would still have his contract extended further for a whole year after the season ends.
Real Madrid will like to offer Manchester United four players so they can sign Paul Pogba. Those four includes Lucas Vazquez, Brahim Diaz, Martin Odegaard and James Rodriguez.
Arsenal have confirmed that Sir Chips Keswick has retired from his position as the club’s chairman after spending seven years on seat. He has been a member of the board for 15 years. The club will not be selecting any new chairman for now.
Everton star Jean Philippe Gbamin has had another set back to his Achilles injury which he suffered at the beginning of the season, just two matches after joining from Mainz.
Manchester United will like to sign Rennes midfielder Eduardo Camavinga by beating Real Madrid to the 17-year-old’s signing.
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