Premier League Sets to Introduce Special Course for Players
The Premier League is set to introduce mandatory sexual consent courses to every player across the 20 top-flight clubs following successful lobbying from campaign groups amid a rise in accusations.
As first reported by the Telegraph, the new rules are being brought in following discussions between the league and three organisations - End Violence for Women, the Three Hijabis and Level Up.
The league has already run training for underage players, from under-14 up to under-23, focused on consent, harassment and bullying, but it was not mandatory for all senior professionals. Clubs face disciplinary action if they do not implement the training, which will be delivered by safeguarding professionals.
Ahmed Musa Sets To Return To Nigeria Premier League Club
After being clubless for several months now, the captain of the Nigerian national team, Ahmed Musa, is set to return to Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Kano Pillars, according to revive the team his started his career. Musa spent three years playing for the Kano club, before his first European sojourn in VVV-Venlo.The 28-year-old is set to join Pillars on a flexible short-term deal, as he is yet to land a foreign team.It is understood the transfer...
Premier League Sets To Restart On June 16
This evening, the Premier League Shareholders has now agreed to a new provisional restart date for the 2019/20 season of Wednesday 17 June, provided that all safety requirements are in place.The Shareholders also approved a proposal that would see all 92 remaining matches broadcast live in the UK by the League’s existing broadcast partners.On the restart date, Manchester City will be facing Arsenal.It should be noted that the German Bundesliga has started since two...
Centurion Fabregas sets Premier League record
The Spanish midfielder is now the fastest player to reach 100 assists in the competition, after providing two for Chelsea against Stoke CityChelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas became the first non-British player to reach 100 Premier League assists as he set up Willian against Stoke City.The Spaniard is also the fastest player to reach the milestone, taking just 293 appearances to reach 100 assists.Fabregas is only the fourth player to have provided that m...
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