Premier League 2020-21 season to be held from September 12 to May 23: The present season of Premier League will finish with a closing spherical of fixtures on Sunday, giving groups about seven weeks to organize for the following marketing campaign.
Premier League 2020-21 season to be held from September 12 to May 23
Liverpool had been topped the champions of 2019-20 Premier League season (Reuters Picture)
- The 2020-21 English Premier League season will start on September 12
- The ultimate spherical of the brand new Premier League season will likely be maintain on Might 23, 2020
- Groups not collaborating within the Champions League and Europa League will get 7 months time to organize for brand spanking new season
The 2020-21 English Premier League season will start on Sept. 12 and the ultimate spherical of matches will likely be held on Might 23, the league introduced on Friday.
The brand new season, initially scheduled to start on Aug. 8, has been delayed this yr after the Premier League suspended the 2019-20 season for 3 months because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The present season will finish with a closing spherical of fixtures on Sunday, giving groups about seven weeks to organize for the following marketing campaign.
Nevertheless, groups nonetheless competing within the Champions League and Europa League may have much less time to organize ought to they advance deeper into the knockout phases, with the finals of the 2 competitions to be held on Aug. 23 and Aug. 21 respectively.
The brand new season kicks off after the worldwide break with European soccer’s governing physique UEFA saying final month that Nations League matches can be performed between Sept. 3-8.
Leagues throughout Europe will likely be trying to wrap up their seasons subsequent Might with the postponed 2020 Euros set to start on June 11, 2021.
The Premier League additionally added that they’d proceed to seek the advice of with the Soccer Affiliation (FA) and the English Soccer League (EFL) concerning the scheduling of home competitions.
The EFL introduced in a while Friday that the second-tier Championship, third-tier League One and fourth-tier League Two seasons would additionally kick off on the weekend of Sept. 12 and conclude on Might 8-9, 2021.
The playoff finals subsequent season will likely be held within the closing weekend of Might.
The Championship’s common season concluded on Wednesday with the playoff closing to be performed on Aug. 4.
League One golf equipment voted to finish this season early with the ultimate desk calculated on a points-per-game foundation however held the playoffs behind closed doorways.
Champions Coventry Metropolis and Rotherham United had been routinely promoted together with playoffs winner Wycombe Wanderers.
There was the same final result in League Two with Northampton City profitable the playoffs to go up together with champions Swindon City, in addition to Crewe Alexandra and Plymouth Argyle.