Premier League faces major problem as Brighton chief has support to derail restart

Premier League faces major problem as Brighton chief has support to derail restart

“There are certain things you can compromise on – no crowds in the stadium – but not going to the point of giving up home advantage, particularly when the number of games left is for us uneven.”

But Barber will argue that the board should challenge the Government’s stance and hopes the Bundesliga will provide an example of how home-and-away games can be played safely when they resume their own league next Saturday.

“The stadiums I’ve been to in Germany are in built up areas,” Barber said.

“I was there last season in Dortmund, there’s a residential area opposite the stadium.

“That will be used in the next few weeks. I think it’s with looking at again and I think it’s also worth retracing our steps a little bit.”

Published at Thu, 07 May 2020 23:00:00 +0000