Soccer fans all over the world are elated that the game will return but behind closed doors by June 17.
The Premier League returns next month as the English government reveals today the new guidelines for sport.
The season is set to restart on June 17 – with all 92 matches shown live on TV and a third of them totally free.
Premier League Chief Executive Richard Masters confirmed the game is returning behind closed doors to avoid a new high wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Culture Secretary, Oliver Dowden unpacks the plans for the seal of approval at today’s No10 briefing. He advised everyone to be wary of the restrictions in place – including social distancing in the dug-out and players celebrating 2m apart.