The game between Tottenham and Fulham was suspended due to the Covid cases that have skyrocketed in the UK in recent days
The match between Tottenham and Fulham on Matchday 16 of the Premier League, scheduled for this Wednesday at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, was postponed after the visiting group presented a Covid-19 outbreak, so he asked the Spurs and the league to play him on another date, as reported by the squad led by José Mourinho through a press release.
“We can confirm that our Premier League home game against Fulham, scheduled for tonight (Wednesday 30 December), has been postponed. The Premier League informed us of the decision this afternoon, and Fulham has requested the postponement due to the number of positive COVID-19 cases among its players and staff. Everyone at Tottenham Hotspur sends their best wishes to Fulham for a safe and speedy recovery to all those affected”Was part of the text published by the Spurs, who also reported that in the coming days the date on which the match is held will be announced.
On the other hand, Fulham also spoke in a statement on the postponement of the commitment against Tottenham, in which They assure that the decision was made to follow the guidelines of the Premier League after the positives of Covid-19, those who are isolated in recovery.
“The club can confirm that tonight’s away game in Tottenham Hotspur has been postponed. This is following a number of club players and first team personnel who returned positive results from the latest Covid-19 tests this week. This decision follows discussions with the Premier League and advice from England’s Public Health. Those players and staff, who tested positive, have been isolated according to guidance from the UK government and the Premier League. “
We can confirm that the Premier League match against Fulham that was to be played tonight has been postponed. pic.twitter.com/iItNSsBueY
– Tottenham Hotspur (@Spurs_ES) December 30, 2020