The Premier League has announced that all matches have been suspended until the first week of April. The Northern Echo’s Scott Wilson has tweeted the following information.
And now the Premier League officially follows suit. Full suspension until the weekend of April 4. #NUFC
— Scott Wilson (@Scottwilsonecho) March 13, 2020
Lee Ryder with the Chronicle has also confirmed that the FA Cup has been postponed as well.
FA confirm FA Cup quarter-finals have now been postponed too #nufc
— Lee Ryder (@lee_ryder) March 13, 2020
This decision was expected with the news that Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi have tested positive for the coronavirus.
Hopefully, the virus can be brought under control in the next few weeks and the season will continue in April.