Breaking News: England Postpones Football Leagues

The English Premier League has announced suspension of the League, EFL and Women Soccer League in the wake of global coronavirus pandemic. The League’s Chief Executive, Richard Masters in a statement Friday said the decision was reached after a meeting with stakeholders. Masters wished Arsenal FC Head coach, Mikel Arteta and Chelsea FC winger, Callum…

Rugby Player Suspended For Grabbing Opponent’s Genitals

An English rugby player, Joe Marler received a 10-week suspension on Thursday for grabbing an opponent and Welsh player, Wyn Jones’s genitals during last weekend’s match between England and Wales. Marler was found guilty of “grabbing, twisting or squeezing” Jones’s genitals following the bizarre incident with the Wales captain during the first half of England’s…

Arsenal Coach and Chelsea Winger test Positive For Coronavirus

Arsenal said its head coach, Mikel Arteta, had tested positive for coronavirus. “Our London Colney training centre has been closed after head coach Mikel Arteta received a positive COVID-19 result this evening,” the club said in a statement on late Thursday. The team personnel, who had recent contact with Arteta, will self-isolate in line with…

Coronavirus: La Liga Suspends Matches

MADRID (REUTERS) – All football matches in Spain’s top two divisions have been postponed for two weeks over fears of the spread of the coronavirus, the league’s organising body said in a statement on Thursday (March 12). All organised soccer below the top two divisions has already been postponed. The next two rounds of matches…

Juventus Defender Tests Positive to Coronavirus

Juventus defender, Daniele Rugani has tested positive for coronavirus, the Serie A club said on Wednesday. “The footballer, Daniele Rugani, has tested positive for coronavirus-Covid-19 and is currently asymptomatic,” Juve said in a statement. “Juventus Football Club is currently activating all the isolation procedures required by law, including those who have had contact with him.”…

Coronavirus Forces Italy to Suspend Serie A, All Sporting Activities

All sport in Italy has been suspended until at least April 3 because of the coronavirus outbreak, including games in the country’s top-flight Serie A football division and Six Nations rugby union matches. Prime minister Guiseppe Conte told Italians to “stay at home” in an attempt to curb the spread of the virus across the…