Due to the corona virus, almost all sports matches have been canceled or postponed in the near future. In this live blog we will keep you informed of all developments.

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"Austria is coming up with news about Formula 1 races quickly"
The Austrian government is announcing news about the Grands Prix today or tomorrow, according to local media. The season is expected to start on July 5 on the Red Bull Ring, followed by a second race on July 12. There is even talk of 500 people being admitted to the public.

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Leicester manager Rodgers had coronavirus
Brendan Rodgers, the manager of Leicester City, had the coronavirus in March. "I had breathing problems and could hardly walk. It reminded me of the time I climbed Kilimanjaro," the 47-year-old Northern Irishman told BBC . "For three weeks I couldn't smell and had no smell." After Arsenal's Mikel Arteta, Rodgers is the second Premier League coach known to have had COVID-19. Both have been fully restored for some time.

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Vitesse must continue to pay full rent for GelreDome
Vitesse loses the summary proceedings that the club has brought against the owner of the GelreDome. The subdistrict court judge states that the club will simply have to pay the full pound for the rent of the stadium over the months of March to August. Vitesse, which is in severe weather because of the corona crisis, had hoped to enforce a rent reduction through the court.

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1.5 meters away from PSV training.

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AvatarAvatar Author PSVMoment of places14: 52 - May 29, 2020

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ADO employees also provide salary
Following the example of various professional football clubs, ADO Den Haag employees also provide salary. Players, selection and staff members reach an agreement with the club about a temporary salary reduction. "It is great that the full breadth of the club is thought and helped during this difficult time," says general manager Mohammed Hamdi. "That is also essential, because we are hit hard by the corona crisis. That is why we already appealed to the NOW scheme at an earlier stage."

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KNVB sees nothing in FC Utrecht's plan to play
the cup final on Bonaire. The KNVB sees nothing in FC Utrecht's proposal to play the final of the TOTO KNVB cup tournament against Feyenoord on Bonaire. The Eredivisionist had presented it to UEFA as a possible scenario. Bonaire, where few people are infected with the coronavirus, responded enthusiastically, but the KNVB does not agree. "In view of public health, the national government currently advises not to travel abroad, unless this is strictly necessary," says a spokesperson for the KNVB.

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"Plan for shorter rounds in CL and EL"
UEFA is working on a plan to shorten rounds in the Champions League and Europa League. That says Getafe chairman 脕ngel Torres in conversation with Spanish media. "The intention is not to play two, but against each other from the quarterfinals. From the quarterfinals there will be only one game in one city," said Torres, who further indicates that the final decision by the European Football Association June 17th is taken.

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Police want Liverpool to play championship game on neutral ground
The English police want the game in which Liverpool can take the Premier League title this season on neutral ground. The authorities fear that the supporters of 'The Reds' will cause chaos otherwise. In addition to the Liverpool championship match, according to the police, Manchester City-Liverpool, Manchester City-Newcastle United, Manchester United-Sheffield United, Newcastle United-Liverpool and Everton-Liverpool should not be played in the home club's stadium.

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The Danish league resumed on Thursday, the ball has been rolling in Germany for two weeks and the countdown has started in England, Italy and Spain. Which European leagues also represent a resumption? And where did the season definitively end?

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Andy Murray also plans to participate in a 'corona-proof' tennis tournament next month. The Scottish world top performs at the 'Battle of the Brits' in London from 23 to 28 June. Murray makes his comeback after a long absence due to surgery on his hip. The former number one in the world played his last game in November, against Tallon Griekspoor at the Davis Cup Finals.

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Kvitov谩 wins 'corona proof' tournament
Petra Kvitov谩 can now also call herself the winner of a 'corona proof' tennis tournament. The Czech world top player was the best at an event in Prague yesterday for empty stands. Kvitov谩 won in the final in two sets against Karolina Muchova: 6-3 and 6-3. She was also obliged to her position to take the overall victory because she was the highest placed player as number twelve in the world rankings.

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The schedule for the quarter finals in the FA Cup is as follows (2/2): 

  • Leicester City-Chelsea
  • Newcastle United-Manchester City
  • Sheffield United-Arsenal
  • Norwich City-Manchester United

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The English football calendar is increasingly taking shape. After the Premier League announced yesterday that the league will resume from June 17, the Football Association will announce dates for the remaining FA Cup matches today. The quarterfinals will be completed on June 27 and 28, followed by the semifinals on July 11 and 12. The final is scheduled for August 1. (1/2)

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Swedish Allsvenskan starts on June 14
Also in Sweden football will be played again soon. The Swedish Football Association reports that the Allsvenskan and Superettan, the two highest leagues, will start on June 14. The competitions should have started in April, but due to the corona crisis, the start date was postponed.

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Renault to cut fifteen thousand jobs, F1 team not in danger The car
manufacturer has to make significant cutbacks because of the corona crisis. The French brand is therefore forced to cut fifteen thousand jobs. The company emphasizes that the cuts will not affect the Formula 1 team.

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Founder Frank Williams supports plans to sell Williams Racing, his daughter Claire said. The current team boss also announces that all jobs at the racing stable from Grove will be retained for the time being.

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With the sale of Williams, the once-illustrious Formula 1 team seems to be sadly coming to an end. The team won no less than nine constructors 'titles and won seven drivers' championships. Jacques Villeneuve was the last driver to become World Champion for the team in 1997, which included Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost, Damon Hill and Jenson Button. (2/2)

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Williams loses title sponsor Rokit and wants to sell F1 team
Great news from Formula 1: Williams has lost title sponsor Rokit due to the corona crisis and is now forced to sell the team. The race stable from Grove has been in financial and sports problems for years. The team finished last in the Constructors' Championship in 2018 and 2019. Williams will look for a buyer for the team in the coming months. (1/2)

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MotoGP races in Great Britain and  Australia are also out of date
The MotoGP races in Great Britain and Australia will be canceled this year, according to rights holder Dorna and motorsport association FIM. Strict travel restrictions apply in both countries, making it impossible to organize the Grands Prix. Silverstone was scheduled to race on August 30, while the race on Phillip Island was scheduled for October 25. The MotoGP season is planned to open on August 9 in Brno, Czech Republic.

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Anderson convincingly to quarterfinals
Gary Anderson convincingly qualified for the quarterfinals of the PDC Home Tour. De Schot defeats Nick Kenny (6-2), Luke Humphries (6-1) and Jamie Lewis (6-3) in the second group stage, leaving him unbeaten in the digital darts tournament.

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ANDERSON WINS GROUP 3! Gary Anderson secures his spot in the Semi-Finals of the Low6 Home Tour Play-Offs rounding off another unbeaten evening with a 6-3 win over Jamie Lewis!

AvatarAvatar Author PDC Darts Time of places 23: 27 - 28 May 2020

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Koeman: 'Appointment was postponed due to coronal crisis'
Ronald Koeman had already made an appointment with the cardiologist before he was hit by heart problems. "But because of the corona crisis, it was postponed," explains the national team coach in the TV program  Beau . "Now I wonder how many people no longer live from whom such an appointment has been postponed. It is a problem that has been discussed a lot in recent weeks. Everything was fixed on the ICs in connection with corona. In the Koeman family more frequent heart problems. My father also died of cardiac arrest. That is why I made an appointment on March 19. That was canceled. Yes, with the necessary consequences. "

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Captain Blackburn infected with the coronavirus
Elliott Bennett, the leader of Blackburn Rovers, is infected with the coronavirus. The midfielder tested negative last Friday, but delivered a positive test three days later. According to Blackburn, Bennett does not show any symptoms of the virus and does not feel sick. He will now be quarantined for a week and if he has no symptoms, he may resume training on June 5.

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MLS clubs allowed to train in small groups
Major League Soccer (MLS) clubs receive the green light to train outdoors in groups of up to six players. This is a new step towards resuming the American competition, which was halted on March 12 due to the corona crisis. Clubs must be approved by local government and safety regulations must be respected.

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In the PDC Home Tour there is still playing. Gary Anderson is on his way to the quarterfinals with a nice average against Luke Humphries.

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INCREDIBLE ANDERSON! Gary Anderson averages 110 as he steamrolls Luke Humphries with a 6-1 victory to make it two from two! Watch all the action FREE - https://t.co/H0WxT3DA6l

AvatarAvatar Author PDC Darts Time of places 22: 28 - 28 May 2020

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Kant茅 resumes training at Chelsea
N'Golo Kant茅 is back in training at Chelsea. Fearing infection with the corona virus, the French midfielder left the group training with the permission of his club, but now he trains individually at training complex Cobham. According to English media, Kant茅 is not yet ready to join the group training, so the question is whether he will be there when Chelsea resumes the competition.

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KNVB: No higher risk of infection in matches
KNVB research shows that the risk for professional football players to become infected with the corona virus is not higher during matches. "We have analyzed 482 games from the Eredivisie to see how often it happens that couples can infect each other or at least have a lot of contact with each other. Fortunately, it turns out that it is not so bad," KNVB doctor Edwin Goedhart tells  FOX Sports . "As far as we are concerned, the resumption of the Eredivisie can occur after 1 September without too many major risks on the field. We must of course look at measures to further limit the risks, but we are working hard on this and thinking about it."

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Boston Marathon finally canceled
The Boston Marathon is definitively removed from the calendar for the first time in 124 years. The game was originally scheduled to take place on April 20, but was postponed to September 14 due to the corona pandemic. That date also proves not feasible, because the marathon is now being canceled. However, there will be a virtual edition for everyone who registered.

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Danish league resumes with a draw
In Denmark, the league resumes with a 1-1 draw between Aarhus GF and Randers FC. Patrick Mortensen saves a point for the home team in injury time, after Simon Piesinger opened the score to Randers in the first half. Kevin Diks completed ninety minutes at Aarhus. Supporters could watch the match live on big screens along the sidelines.

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Breaching corona rules will cost LASK six points
Breaking the corona rules will cost LASK dearly: the Austrian club will be deducted six points and will lose the lead to Red Bull Salzburg. LASK resumed group training earlier this month than planned, with players already in contact against the rules. The Linz club expressed regret, but it cannot escape punishment. The deficit on Red Bull Salzburg is now three points.

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In the PDC Home Tour it is the turn of group 3 in the second round. Gary Anderson, among others, appears at the och at the digital darts tournament.

TONIGHT'S LIVE DARTS! Here's what's coming up on Night Three of the @ low6bet Home Tour Play-Offs. First up, Gary Anderson makes his return to Home tour action against Wales' Nick Kenny.馃枼Watch live on PDCTV from 1930 BST馃憠 https: //t.co/H0WxT3DA6l

AvatarAvatar AuthorPDC DartsMoment of places20: 10 - 28 May 2020

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In Denmark, Aarhus GF and Randers FC are still in the first game since the beginning of March, when the competition was halted due to the corona crisis. The audience on the large video screens along the sidelines sees that Randers leads 0-1 in the second half.

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Serie A gets green light for restart
Also Serie A can be resumed behind closed doors in June. The Italian government has given the green light for this. According to Vincenzo Spadafora, the Minister of Sport, the competition can start again on June 20. The intention is that the semi-finals of the Coppa Italia will be completed a week earlier. In that case, the returns Napoli-Internazionale and AC Milan-Juventus will be on the program in June.

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Georginio Wijnaldum is very happy that the Premier League will resume in three weeks.

WE. GO. AGAIN. 馃檶馃従 We'll miss having you with us at the stadiums, but we'll do everything we can to make you proud 鉂わ笍馃憡馃従 #PremierLeague #YNWA #Liverpoolfc

AvatarAvatar Author Gini Wijnaldum Moment of places 18: 59 - 28 May 2020

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Ten matches at ten times in Premier League
It is a treat for fans of the Premier League. When the competition resumes, the ten games in a round are played at no less than ten different times. The first game starts on Friday at 9 PM Dutch time. The ball then rolls on Saturdays from 1:30 PM, 4:00 PM, 6:30 PM, and 9:00 PM. A day later the kick-off will be done at 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5.30 p.m. and 8 p.m., and finally there will be another match on Monday at 9 p.m.

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Small amateur clubs fear for survival
No less than 18 percent of amateur football clubs in the Netherlands fear for survival if a full season cannot be played after the summer, according to a survey conducted by Interest Organization Amateur Football Clubs (BAV) on Thursday. About 300 football directors completed the questionnaire from the EGM, which consists of 1,600 members. In fact, 29 percent of associations up to 250 members have said that the club may not make it if restrictions continue to apply for the next 12 months.

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Premier League resumes in three weeks
And there is confirmation: the Premier League will resume on Wednesday 17 June. On that day, two make-up games will be played, including the top match between Manchester City and Arsenal. In the other game, Aston Villa and Sheffield United will face each other. The other clubs come into action the following weekend.

.06 17.06.2020Premier League Shareholders today agreed to a new provisional restart date for the 2019/20 season of Wednesday 17 June, provided that all safety requirements are in place

AvatarAvatar Author Premier League Time of places 19: 00 - 28 May 2020

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There is also a Dutchman on the field in Denmark tonight. At Aarhus, Kevin Diks participates from the first whistle.

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AvatarAvatar Author AGMoment of places18: 04 - 28 May 2020

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The Danish competition will resume in fifteen minutes with the match between Aarhus GF and Randers FC. The supporters of the home team can still be a bit present, because Aarhus places large screens along the field where supporters can be seen live.

Skal du se #agfrfc, s氓 er det over p氓 @ Canal9dk eller Dplay. The er i all o g der er takt i fjernsynet fra kl. 17 馃憤鉁旓笍 #ksdh

AvatarAvatar Author AGMoment of places15: 02 - 28 May 2020

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KNVB finalizes talks about emergency plan
The KNVB and the 34 professional clubs finalize talks about an emergency plan for the future of professional football in the Netherlands. Later mayors and politicians are allowed to give their opinion on the so-called Delta Plan. "In recent weeks, hard and constructive work has been done on a realistic elaboration of the plan to restart football safely and responsibly in the Netherlands," a spokesperson for the KNVB told  De Telegraaf . "The social importance and the value of the industry for the Netherlands are included in this. However, many things are not yet completely final."

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Although the news has not yet been confirmed, Gary Lineker is delighted with reports in the English media about a restart of the Premier League in three weeks.

It's coming back, it's coming back, it's coming, football's coming back. June 17 馃挜

AvatarAvatar Author Gary Lineker Time of places 16: 19 - 28 May 2020

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A drive-in for football supporters was organized yesterday in the Czech city of Plzen. Fans of Viktoria Plzen watched from their car how their team fought against Sparta Prague.

300 Viktoria Plzen fans watch game from drive-in

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It is still unknown when the Formula 1 season will definitely resume, but Max Verstappen continues to work hard on his condition in the meantime.

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AvatarAvatar Author Max Verstappen Time of places 17: 04 - 28 May 2020

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Kipchoge and Nageeye in virtual team marathon
World record holder Eliud Kipchoge is one of the participants in a new athletics project in the weekend of June 6 and 7: the virtual team marathon. In addition, people worldwide form a team of four and cover the marathon distance together. Each team member walks 10.5 kilometers in his or her own environment. In addition to Kipchoge, Dutch record holder Abdi Nageeye and Kenenisa Bekele are also participating.

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NOC * NSF wants training top athletes without a 1.5 meter distance
NOC * NSF wants Dutch top athletes to be able to train as quickly as possible without having to keep a 1.5 meter distance. The sports umbrella also wants contact athletes to be able to fully resume training. That is why a safety protocol has been sent to the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport. "Now that the rules in sport are becoming more and more relaxed, we have sent an adapted protocol to The Hague, where we ask to remove the 1.5 meter distance in the training," a spokesperson for NOC * NSF tells the  NOS .

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Promotional party FC Saarbr眉cken leads to fuss
A promotional party of some players, staff members and officials of FC Saarbr眉cken creates some commotion in Germany. With the end of the season in the Regionalliga S眉dwest, the club returns to the Third League after six years, which led to celebration. "For us, the quarantine period for that competition has not yet started", chairman Hartmut Ostermann tried to counter some criticism. "But we are going to be clearly discussing the behavior of the people involved internally. I know that you cannot completely curb pure joy. However, we must adhere to the hygiene rules."

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"Premier League will resume in three weeks"
In the Premier League, the ball will roll again in three weeks, according to various English media. The make-up matches Manchester City-Arsenal and Aston Villa-Sheffield United would be the first games on Wednesday, June 17, and the first full round will be completed the following weekend. That will happen without an audience. Meanwhile, the English clubs can also train again with contact.

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European Tour resumed at the end of July with British Masters.
From the end of July, golfers can return to the European Tour. On July 22, the season resumes with the British Masters, which is part of a series of six tournaments in the United Kingdom. There is no public welcome at the competitions yet.

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Race director goes for Giro with audience
Mauro Vegni, race director of the Giro d'Italia, focuses mainly on a round with the audience in the preparations for the coming edition, although the question remains whether spectators may be present at all. "We consciously have only one scenario ready and that is a Giro with an audience," says Vegni in conversation with Tuttobiciweb . "However, it is up to other authorities to come up with rules and protocols. We will then have to comply with these rules."

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KNWU is thinking carefully about races for youth.
The KNWU hopes to start competitions again carefully from the summer. According to a cycling federation protocol, this happens in phases and it is the turn of the youth first. This may already happen in June. The elite riders still have to wait until September 1, when the competition season may start again.

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