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English Premier League will resume season on June 17 — reports

English Premier League will resume season on June 17 — reports

The English Premier League season will resume without fans attending on June 17, according to multiple reports, including The Telegraph and Sky Sports. When asked about the resumption, the Premier League would not confirm nor deny as the pre-scheduled Thursday meeting with the 20 clubs was still ongoing. The reports also state that the June…MORE

Daniel Ricciardo admits Ferrari discussions before McLaren move

Daniel Ricciardo admits Ferrari discussions before McLaren move

Formula One played its own version of musical chairs after Sebastian Vettel revealed he was leaving Ferrari earlier this month. Days after Vettel’s May 12 announcement, Carlos Sainz Jr. was signed to replace the German and, when the music stopped, Renault’s Daniel Ricciardo was set to take the 25-year-old Spaniard’s seat at McLaren in 2021.…MORE

Father of Aston Villa manager Dean Smith dies after contracting coronavirus

Father of Aston Villa manager Dean Smith dies after contracting coronavirus

The father of Aston Villa manager Dean Smith has passed away from coronavirus aged 79, the English Premier League club has confirmed. Smith’s father Ron had been living in a care home having been diagnosed with dementia six years ago​, according to the football club. ​In a statement, they said he contracted Covid-19 four weeks…MORE

Professional footballer Christian Mbulu dies aged 23

Professional footballer Christian Mbulu dies aged 23

Professional footballer Christian Mbulu has died at the age of 23, according to a statement from his team, Morecambe FC. The defender, who spent his career in the lower leagues of British football, made three appearances for the League Two side this season. “Everyone at Morecambe FC is deeply saddened to learn of Christian Mbulu’s…MORE