English Premier League
City announced that a fresh round of testing had “returned a number of positive cases”.
Fireworks went off and fans waved flags and sang: “We’ve gone and won the league.”
The English Premier League has been suspended over fears around coronavirus spreading. The news follows the revelation that Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta had tested positive for the virus, with the first team all in self-isolation. Leicester City also have three players under observation, with Benjamin Mendy of Manchester City also in observation. The ruling follows other leagues across Europe.
Billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died last week when his helicopter crashed in a car park next to the Premier League club’s stadium.
Fans have been leaving flowers and other mementos outside the King Power stadium in Leicester, in tribute to the football club’s owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who died in a helicopter crash over the weekend. Hugely popular among fans, Srivaddhanaprabha bought the club in 2010, and oversaw it winning the Premier League in 2016.
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