How Will Premier League Relegation Be Handled for the Remainder of the Season?

2019/2020 Season Premier League Relegation

We are edging closer and closer to the restart of the Premier League which is an exciting thought but it’s also true that there are still too many unknowns. This week’s hot topic concerns the relegation battle and how it will be handled if the season doesn’t restart. The league’s governing body has come up with a plan but it has quickly come under fire from multiple directions. In this piece, I detail what the Premier League’s current idea is, whether it will come to fruition and how it will…

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When Will the 2020/2021 Premier League Season Start?

2020/2021 Premier League Season Start

With all the focus being on restarting the Premier League and concluding the 2019/2020, it seems that the Premier League board has been keeping themselves busy with other plans as well. Some of the most reputable news outlets in England have published rumors that the league’s governing body has agreed on a start date for the 2020/2021 campaign. I should note that this is not yet official and we will know more when the board conducts its shareholders’ meeting tomorrow but it does seem that there is a firm intention…

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Will the Premier League Actually Restart in June?

Upcoming Premier League Restart

One of the most highly-anticipated resolutions in the world of football right now is the decision on when the Premier League is coming back. Since  the league’s governing body laid out the plan for a restart, it looked like things are slowly going to go back to normal. However, after further inspection, the so-called Project Restart raised more questions than providing answers and the latest developments around it don’t make it look like we’re any closer to a return of football in England. In this post, I look at what…

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Five English Youngsters That Might Earn a Place for Euro 2021

Gareth Southgate, Bukayo Saka, Mason Greenwood and Phil Foden

The coronavirus completely ruined the plans of UEFA for Euro 2020. The competition was postponed for next summer but that’s for the best under the circumstances. Such a long delay will change a lot and one of the curious consequences is that it will provide a chance for some youngsters to win a place in the English squad. The manager Gareth Southgate has given such players a chance in the past, so he might do the same in the future. Let’s take a look at the five young players most…

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The Premier League Suspended Until April 30th, the Season to Be Completed

English Premier League Logo Coronavirus

The English Premier League clubs met today and I’m sure that Liverpool fans have been waiting for this one extra carefully. The team’s title was hanging in the balance, but it seems like the Reds will have the chance to win the trophy after all. After the meeting, the club decided to further suspend the season until April 30th. I’m not sure that this will be the last time the date is moved back, but everything depends on how the coronavirus pandemic unfolds in the next month or so. There…

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Three Teams That Might Benefit from the Postponement of Euro 2020

UEFA Euro 2020 Postponed

I think it was inevitable for the governing bodies of football to move Euro 2020 to the next year. The coronavirus outbreak completely changed all the plans UEFA and the national federations had for the upcoming months. Football is simply not important right now, so that’s the reasonable decision. I’m sure that some fans won’t be happy, but there are several countries that might benefit from the situation. Let’s look at them. France The 2018 World Cup winner France was one of the favorites for Euro 2020 but the country…

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Can Liverpool Really Lose the Premier League Title?

Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool Players

Up to a few weeks ago, it looked impossible for Liverpool to lose the English Premier League title. Jurgen Klopp’s men were beating everyone, building a huge gap in the process. The team was beyond any doubt the best in the Premier League and only had to win two more games to secure the trophy. That’s when the coronavirus struck and the competition got suspended up to early April, at least. The big question is what happens next. If the tournament somehow continues, there’s little doubt that Liverpool will eventually…

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Will UEFA Postpone Euro 2020 Because of the Coronavirus?

UEFA Euro 2020

The coronavirus is spreading around the world and most countries are trying to limit the disease. We already saw a number of sporting and cultural events canceled. More than 15 million people are under quarantine in Italy and Europe as a whole is in a difficult situation. Many games from the UEFA Champions League and the Europa League were already postponed or played behind closed doors. That begs the question if the European Championship in the summer can follow a similar fate. Simple Facts about the Competition The tournaments will…

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