The Athletic: A number of Premier League clubs want to end the season immediately

27 March 2020

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Photo: PA Images An anonymous chairman of a Premier League club told the Athletic that he found the current popular notion of getting the season across the line "insulting".

Instead, they want to replay the season in full once it is deemed safe to do so.

An anonymous chairman of a Premier League club told the Athletic that he found the current popular notion of getting the season across the line "insulting".

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

An unspecified number of Premier League clubs want to end the season immediately and instead replay it in full once deemed safe to do so, according to the Athletic.

The Premier League is considering a plan to resume play by 1st June, according to several reports by the English media - a sign of the league's commitment to getting the season across the finish line and staving off financial disaster.

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