Eintracht Frankfurt’s Commerzbank Arena is being lined up by UEFA to host a Europa League mini-tournament in August. The final is likely to be moved from Gdansk as the German city has the infrastructure required to host eight teams and provide suitable facilities #mulive [espn]
mufc will face West Bromwich Albion in two friendlies at Old Trafford on Friday #mulive [telegraph]
One new positive coronavirus test has come from the latest round of Premier League testing (1,213 tested) #mulive [sky]
According to Reports the Europa League Final will take place on the 21st of August at 21:00 CET, the Champions League Final on the 23rd of August at 21:00 CET. Also, the Quarter-Finals & Semi-Finals would be played in 1 leg only.
A minute’s silence will be held in honour of the NHS when Premier League football returns next week. Each club will also have a heart-shaped NHS patch on their shirts. #mufc [Mail]
Players will walk out of the tunnel separately before matches kick-off with away teams walking out first, then the hosts, followed by officials. At stadiums where it allows, two tunnels will be used. mufc [Mail]
On the pitch, the PL anthem will still be played but players will stand at a safe distance from each other. There will still be a coin toss. Fans can also expect to see expanded team benches in an attempt to allow members of the technical staff to socially distance. mufc [Mail]