Players are ready to revolt over plans to stage games behind-closed-doors.

Mirror Sport understands players from all levels of the game are against games being resumed without any fans because of the coronavirus.

Players are adamant they do not want to play behind closed doors because:

They fear for their own safety amid strict Government warnings over social distancing
It could put their own families in jeopardy if they then become infected

Extra strain would be placed on emergency services with ambulances, paramedics and security would be needed at a time when they are already being stretched to the limit

They do not want to play in empty stadiums with loyal fans being locked out

The concerns are being passed on by the PFA to football’s authorities with players adamant they are against the whole notion in principle. Continue reading

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