Due to that switch, Fulham’s derby clash with Chelsea has now been moved from Friday to Saturday (back 24 hours), while Aston Villa’s trip to Everton has been moved from Saturday to Sunday to give them more time for players and staff to recover. … [Read more...] about Multiple fixtures moved as Aston Villa-Tottenham postponed
Elsewhere, Arsenal will visit Southampton if Saints can knock off Shrewsbury Town in their rescheduled third-round fixture and Fulham will host Burnley in the only other all-Premier League tie. That means the likes of Tottenham, Manchester City and Chelsea were all handed draws against lower-division foes. The full draw results for the fourth and fifth rounds can be found below. … [Read more...] about FA Cup draw: 4th and 5th round fixtures revealed
What could happen in this circumstance, however, is teams could win each game they play - take defending champions Exeter Chiefs for example - but still be eliminated, and it could be due to Covid-19 disruption (Chiefs suffered a cancellation and 28-0 loss to Toulouse due to an outbreak in December). … [Read more...] about Heineken Champions Cup suspension: What next?
"We are working hard to hold the tournament as scheduled in each country, with Covid protocols further reinforced from the October to November period that saw the successful conclusion of the Six Nations 2020 and the Autumn Nations Cup," a Six Nations spokesperson said. … [Read more...] about Women’s Six Nations set to be postponed due to Covid-19
"Notable updates to EPCR's COVID-19 protocols were presented to the French authorities, including the addition of PCR tests no earlier than three days before matches in the tournaments, conforming to French government guidelines and supplementing the existing, meticulous contact tracing measures put in place with a view to limiting the risk of transmission. … [Read more...] about Six Nations: Women’s and Under 20s tournaments postponed until ‘later this spring or early summer’