The COVID outbreak among players has led to the suspension of more matches in the English league.
The Premier league It has suspended four more games this weekend, bringing the total to five, due to the covid outbreaks that are taking place in the competition.
The postponed meetings are the Southampton vs Brentford, the Watford vs Crystal Palace, the West Ham United vs Norwich City and the Everton vs Leicester City. To these matches must be added the duel between the Manchester City and the Brighton Saturday, which was suspended in the early afternoon.
In total, the Premier league has postponed nine meetings by a week. The reasons given by the competition for the suspension of the matches are that the Brentford has experienced an outbreak of COVID that has closed their training camp, so they have not been able to prepare in conditions for Saturday’s game, and that the Watford is in a similar situation and does not have enough players available, same case as the Norwich city and the Leicester City.
The Premier league He has reiterated, after being asked to suspend the entire day, that he will analyze case by case, taking into account factors such as the number of available players that the team has, the severity of the outbreak and the way in which they have been able to prepare the game. The Premier has suspended four more games this weekend, bringing the total to five, due to outbreaks of COVID that are being produced in the competition.