Premier League postponed due to coronavirus – confirmed

The Premier League has been postponed due to the global coronavirus pandemic

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The Premier League has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic following an emergency meeting between top flight officials on Friday morning.

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Multiple members of several Premier League teams including Leicester City, Watford and Bournemouth have gone into self-isolation while Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta tested positive for the virus on Thursday evening.

The top flight will now take a break until April 4th – postponing two weeks of matches – but could be extended depending on how the crisis unfolds.

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