Day: May 3, 2020

Legal actions feared as PL clubs are divided over games at neutral venues
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Legal actions feared as PL clubs are divided over games at neutral venues

Crystal Palace chairman on Sunday urged Premier League clubs opposing the resumption of the 2019/20 season in empty neutral stadiums to accept the plan or the game will be in danger of not making a full recovery. According to Steven Parish, there could be years of legal challenges if the Premier League season is not completed, pointing out how French clubs are already exploring claims of damages after the abrupt end of the Ligue 1 season last week. Parish showed support for the league's Project Restart proposal after the likes of West Ham and Brighton openly resisted the idea of playing their remaining home games at a neutral venue as they battle against relegation. The Premier League is adopting measures alongside with the help of authorities to ensure that players resume group t...
Man United to caution Rojo after he broke lockdown rules
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Man United to caution Rojo after he broke lockdown rules

Manchester United will call Marcus Rojo to order and remind him of his responsibilities after he was pictured breaking lockdown rules in Argentina. The defender who is at Estudiantes on loan until the end of the season was pictured in a social media video playing poker and smoking with his friends. The South American country like other countries is also on lockdown until at least May 10 due to the coronavirus pandemic which has resulted in the prohibition of gatherings. Therefore, Man United might make contact with the 30-year-old to remind him of his responsibilities with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer likely to have been put off by the player's conduct. Rojo made just 1 Premier League start for the Red Devils this season before going out on loan in January. The Argentine has not played an...