Coronavirus: Third Brighton player tests positive


A third Brighton player has tested sure for coronavirus.

The unnamed player, who will now self isolate for 14 days, became as soon as tested on Saturday – two different players tested sure earlier in the pandemic.

Brighton players had been coaching personally at the coaching ground and the membership order this may occasionally be allowed to proceed.

Premier League clubs are resulting from meet on Monday for added discussions about their proposed Venture Restart thought.

“It is a challenge,” Brighton chief govt Paul Barber urged Sky Sports. “No topic the total measures that we have been taking on the previous few weeks, where the players haven’t been enthusiastic by any foremost coaching at all, we have serene suffered one more player attempting out sure for the virus.”

The Premier League has been suspended since 13 March nonetheless is aiming to renew at the help of closed doors in June with most groups faced with 9 fixtures left to play.

Brighton chief govt Paul Barber has been vocal in his opposition to the league’s plans of taking half in suits at honest venues with Watford and Aston Villa additionally objecting to the proposal.

It is acknowledged Premier League clubs are now not planning to vote on whether or now not to exhaust honest venues at Monday’s assembly.

The vote seems inclined to be held later in Might maybe presumably and 14 of the 20 clubs must vote in favour for it to be adopted.

Sooner than voting, league bosses are additionally anticipating authorities steering on the criteria for bio-security at events and ground-security licensing, which is anticipated later subsequent week.

Monday’s Premier League assembly will characteristic a vote on whether or now not player contracts are to be prolonged till the cease of the rescheduled season.

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