The meeting of the English Premier League Aston Villa-Everton, scheduled for Sunday, has been postponed due to the appearance of several positives for covid-19 in the whole of Birmingham, whose training camp remains closed.
The Premier League said in a statement that a “significant number” of Aston Villa players and staff remain isolated.
“As a result, the Premier League board accepted Aston Villa’s request to postpone their match on Sunday,” the letter added.
Villa, who already has three games postponed, will play Manchester City on Wednesday. The match, on the first day, was postponed then due to the continuity of Pep Guardiola’s team in the Champions League.
Another, at home to Newcastle, was postponed on December 4 after the coronavirus outbreak in the ‘magpies’ and has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 23. EFE. (JL).