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Not the right time to resume English Premier League

With Britain's Covid-19 death toll still rising by the hundreds each day, it's better to delay restart until July at least

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Arsenal's Emirates Stadium in London on May 1. The British government has given the green light for professional sport in the UK to resume from June 1, and the plan is to have the EPL kick off in the weeks to follow.

FOR football fans in Singapore starved of live sporting fix for the longest time, if the English Premier League (EPL) does restart sometime in mid-June (assuming it is safe to do so), it could provide more pain than pleasure.

Firstly, at this point, there is no guarantee that the...

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