Liverpool should be celebrating Premier League success but the streets of Anfield are empty

This is it, the new 3pm on Saturday: the time you have traditionally associated with noise and excitement, with dreams and expectation, is now a time for silence and uncertainty. We are standing on the corner of Skerries Road, adjacent to the towering presence of Anfield. The stillness all around us will be the same … Read more

Premier League’s plan to save the season: Start again on June 1, play all matches in just SIX weeks

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES   The Olympic torch relay in Greece was cancelled on Friday March 13 – just a day after the flame was lit in Olympia. Large crowds mobbed Hollywood actor Gerard Butler as he lit the cauldron in the Greek city of Sparta despite repeated warnings for spectators not to attend because of coronavirus. That forced … Read more

Start again on June 1 and play all matches in SIX weeks: Premier League’s plan to save the season

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES   The Olympic torch relay in Greece was cancelled on Friday March 13 – just a day after the flame was lit in Olympia. Large crowds mobbed Hollywood actor Gerard Butler as he lit the cauldron in the Greek city of Sparta despite repeated warnings for spectators not to attend because of coronavirus. That forced … Read more

Coronavirus UK: Gareth Southgate urges country to come together with letter to England supporters a

‘We shouldn’t spend another moment thinking about the postponement of Euro 2020’: England boss Gareth Southgate urges the country to come together as he pens emotional letter to supporters amid coronavirus crisis England manager Gareth Southgate has penned a stirring letter to supporters His side have seen their two friendlies cancelled this month due to … Read more

Brazilian icon Pele denies claims he is depressed after hip operation

‘They invented that I was depressed’: Pele DENIES claims he is struggling to come to terms with lack of mobility after Brazil legend’s son claimed his father was ’embarrassed’ to leave home following hip operation Pele has again denied reports he is depressed because of his mobility problems His son claimed last month the Brazil … Read more

Premier League Coronavirus Q&A: Will Liverpool win the league?

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES  In doubt  The scale of the outbreak in Japan saw senior International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound describe the disease as ‘the new war’ threatening Tokyo 2020 and he warned the Games may have to be cancelled if the virus was still around by May. Olympic organisers told athletes to train as normal … Read more

Premier League to hold EMERGENCY MEETING on Friday over Arteta coronavirus

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES  In doubt  The scale of the outbreak in Japan saw senior International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound describe the disease as ‘the new war’ threatening Tokyo 2020 and he warned the Games may have to be cancelled if the virus was still around by May. Olympic organisers told athletes to train as normal … Read more

EFL announce games will ‘take place as normal’ after meeting with FA and Premier League

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES  In doubt  The scale of the outbreak in Japan saw senior International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound describe the disease as ‘the new war’ threatening Tokyo 2020 and he warned the Games may have to be cancelled if the virus was still around by May. Olympic organisers told athletes to train as normal … Read more

UEFA will hold crisis talks over the Champions League, Europa League and Euro 2020

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES  In doubt  The scale of the outbreak in Japan saw senior International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound describe the disease as ‘the new war’ threatening Tokyo 2020 and he warned the Games may have to be cancelled if the virus was still around by May. Olympic organisers told athletes to train as normal … Read more

Champions League and Europa League are OFF as UEFA declare suspension club competitions

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES  In doubt  The scale of the outbreak in Japan saw senior International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound describe the disease as ‘the new war’ threatening Tokyo 2020 and he warned the Games may have to be cancelled if the virus was still around by May. Olympic organisers told athletes to train as normal … Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo in quarantine in Madeira after Daniele Rugani positive coronavirus test

Cristiano Ronaldo is in QUARANTINE back home in Madeira as Juventus star is forced to isolate following team-mate Daniele Rugani’s positive test for coronavirus Cristiano Ronaldo has not returned to Northern Italy after Daniele Rugani news Rugani has tested positive for coronavirus and his team-mates are in isolation He flew back to Madeira to see … Read more

MARTIN SAMUEL: Closing football’s doors is the only option

Fans. Where would football be without them? We are about to find out. Close the doors. It is the only available option. Postponement, play-offs, ending the season now, none of it works, none of it would be fair. Not every team is like Liverpool, in a position to claim moral victory as champions less than … Read more