European Leagues

Premier League Set For June 17th Restart

The Premier League is preparing to restart on June 17th, according to this report from BBC Sport.

The league are still waiting for government approval with regards to the restart date, but the players have already returned to contact training as of yesterday.

It is expected that the league will conclude on Saturday, July 25th, with 92 matches left to play from the restart.

The league will open with Aston Villa vs Sheffield United and Manchester City vs Arsenal, and will be played behind closed doors.

Liverpool have a comfortable lead atop the Premier League table, sitting 25 points ahead of Manchester City having played one more game.

The race for the final Champions League spots seems to be the highlight currently, with Leicester City, Chelsea, Manchester United, Wolves, Sheffield United, Tottenham and Arsenal all involved.