UK minister says watch Premier League from home as games resume


  • Football
  • Thursday, 18 Jun 2020

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden speaks at the daily digital news conference on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain May 30, 2020. Pippa Fowles/10 Downing Street/Handout via REUTERS

LONDON (Reuters) - Soccer fans should watch Premier League matches from home, Britain's sports minister said on Wednesday as the season resumes after the coronavirus pandemic halted it just over three months ago.

"Look after your fellow fans and your communities by watching from home," said sports minister Oliver Dowden.

(Reporting by William James; writing by Costas Pitas; editing by Stephen Addison)

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