Premier League Clubs return to Training ahead of league return in June
News reaching us indicates all Premier League clubs have unanimously voted in favor of coming back to training grounds in small groups from Tuesday. In addition, with a possible return to the top flight football edging closer amidst the coronavirus global pandemic.
The Club representatives, medical experts, and league officials from all the 20 league clubs held a meeting on Monday via a video conference call. In addition, and agreed to bring back one of the training schedules for their players.
Meanwhile, as the players return for their training sessions, they will be required to maintain the social distancing however, contact training is not permitted for now.
Therefore, according to Richard Masters who is the Premier League chief executive believes the first batch of COVID-19 test results will be out by 2 pm. In addition, on Tuesday and then training can start to begin once that happens.
“I think once you know when you can start full contact training, and we’ve had a proper discussion about Premier League clubs over how much is required to create the fitness levels before they can start playing, you’re then in a position to confirm when the season start date is,” Richard Masters said.
Meanwhile, the Premier League took this decision of the first stage after thorough consultations with the players. In addition and the managers, all the club doctors of the 20 clubs an also the government. However, this was done to ensure all the players return to their respective training grounds as their safest environment possible.
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