Football Premier League to become ‘TV event’ behind closed doors in June or July with ‘up to four games a day at Wembl – The Sun

Premier League to become ‘TV event’ behind closed doors in June or July with ‘up to four games a day at Wembl – The Sun




THE Premier League could return as a solely “TV event” in June or July, according to reports.

It’s even been suggested that Wembley could be used to stage up to FOUR games a day to make it happen.


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 Wembley could stage 'four matches per day'

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With most sides having nine or ten games remaining, clubs are desperate to finish the season to avoid repercussions with TV companies – that could see them have to pay back huge sums to some of the networks.

This would plunge several top flight sides into financial disarray, with many already struggling to cope with the loss of matchday revenues.

Only West Ham and Southampton have so far agreed wage cuts with their players.

And Tottenham, for example, are missing out on £5million revenue per home game.

A source in contact with Source…