In the English Premier League (EPL), 15 fit players will be enough to restart the league, so that if a player is found to be Corona positive in the initial final XI, then their place will be included in the fit player. West Ham Club Vice President Karen Brady said that it has been discussed in the meeting between the clubs.
In a column in the Saturday edition of The Sun newspaper, Brady wrote, “It is certainly a matter of concern as to what the outcome of the match will be when many of your club players are found to be corona positive or in self isolation.” . Because of this, you cannot field your strongest last XI.
He further wrote, For this, you have to keep 15 fit players (including a goalkeeper) out of the 25-member team so that the teams can complete the match. There are reports that the Emirates Final Cup quarter-finals will be played on 27 and 28 June, after the 2019-20 Premier League season has been announced starting on 17 June.
Its semi-finals will be held on July 11 and 12, while the final will be held on August 1.
In the quarter-finals of the FA Cup, Leicester City will face Chelsea, Newcastle United will face Manchester City, Sheffield United will face Arsenal and Norwick City will face Manchester United.