Premier League hoping to resume by 8th June as UEFA issues restart deadline

28 April 2020

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Photo: PA Images The English top flight will meet Friday to discuss their "Project Restart" plan, which involves completing the season at the end of July.

The English top flight will meet Friday to discuss their "Project Restart" plan, which involves completing the season at the end of July.

UEFA has told its member associations to provide them with detailed plans for the resumption of play by 25th May.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

The Premier League is hoping to resume its season by 8th June, according to the BBC, but faces a race against time to provide UEFA with a detailed plan for reconvening.

The report comes after Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden said at a recent parliamentary questions session for the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport that he had been in contact with clubs about resuming the league "as soon as possible".

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