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Liverpool v Leeds and Wolves v Watford postponed
Due to the rapid increase in covid-19 cases, sports events have been disturbed a lot. Thus, the increase in covid cases among players and supporting staff, Liverpool v Leeds and Wolves v Watford has been postponed. This decision was made by Premier League due to a rapid increment in cases of covid-19. It is big news for all the fans. We have gathered some official statements down below as well.
“After the game [against Chelsea] we found that we have five positives,” said Benitez. “With the injuries and the positives that we had. Thus we were expecting that the game would be postponed like in a lot of games.
“Now I have to think if I have 11 players fit and where I can put them. So I am really surprised we are playing this game.” “Thus , It’s a massive risk to the players and not fair,” said Benitez.
“Due to players coming out of isolation. It is fully expected Watford will be available for their fixture on Tuesday 28 December, against West Ham United.”
“The positive cases, combined with our well-documented injury issues. This means that we would not have enough recognized first-team players to meet the Premier League requirements for the fixture.” “The training ground at Thorp Arch will be closed for a period of two days on the advice of Public Health England.”