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Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha to stop taking knee before Premier League games
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Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha to stop taking knee before Premier League games

"Taking the knee is becoming something that we just do now and that's not enough for me. I'm not going to take the knee, I'm not going to wear Black Lives Matter on the back of my shirt because it feels like it's a target. Unless action is going to happen, don't speak to me about it," Zaha said.

EFL Chief Executive Trevor Birch warns of potential suspension in event of further breaches of COVID-19 protocol
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EFL Chief Executive Trevor Birch warns of potential suspension in event of further breaches of COVID-19 protocol

Elite sport has been allowed to continue despite a fresh national lockdown designed to slow down the rate of Covid-19 infections.

Millwall 'dismayed and saddened' after fans boo players for taking knee in support of Black Lives Matter
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Millwall 'dismayed and saddened' after fans boo players for taking knee in support of Black Lives Matter

After issuing no statement in the wake of Saturday's game against Derby, Millwall stopped short on Sunday of directly condemning its own supporters, or mentioning what specifically happened. It was the team's first game with fans since February due to the pandemic.

Milwall fans boo as players take knee during Championship game in support of fight against racism
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Milwall fans boo as players take knee during Championship game in support of fight against racism

Players at Premier League and English Football League games have been taking a knee since football restarted in June following the coronavirus shutdown.

Premier League, English Football League agree COVID-19 rescue package worth £250 million
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Premier League, English Football League agree COVID-19 rescue package worth £250 million

The Premier League will provide a further financial commitment to help the EFL secure a £200-million loan facility for clubs in the second-tier Championship.

Premier League: Pep Guardiola, Jurgen Klopp welcome fan-return plan starting December
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Premier League: Pep Guardiola, Jurgen Klopp welcome fan-return plan starting December

Up to 4,000 people can return to outdoor sports stadiums in parts of England classified as at low risk from Covid-19 from 2 December, a decision that affects football, rugby, horse racing and other sports.

English Football League clubs to allow five substitutions for remainder of season
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English Football League clubs to allow five substitutions for remainder of season

The Premier League is the only major top-flight division in European football which is not allowing teams to make five changes in a match during the current campaign.

Premier League 'can't give blank cheque' to lower-league clubs, says CEO Richard Masters
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Premier League 'can't give blank cheque' to lower-league clubs, says CEO Richard Masters

Premier League is in negotiations with the EFL over a financial package to ensure no sides go out of business due to the coronavirus pandemic, though an agreement has yet to be reached.

Abu Dhabi royal family member very close to buying English football club Derby
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Abu Dhabi royal family member very close to buying English football club Derby

Derby said a deal “in principle” has been reached with Derventio Holdings Limited, which is controlled by Sheikh Khaled Zayed Bin Saquer Zayed Al Nayhan. He is the cousin of the owner of Manchester City, Sheikh Mansour.

Premier League: Clubs unanimously reject Liverpool and Manchester United-backed ‘Project Big Picture’
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Premier League: Clubs unanimously reject Liverpool and Manchester United-backed ‘Project Big Picture’

The plan — known as Project Big Picture — was criticised by the government and Premier League leadership ahead of Wednesday's video call between clubs.

Premier League slams Project Big Picture, the radical revamp plan backed by Liverpool, Manchester United
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Premier League slams Project Big Picture, the radical revamp plan backed by Liverpool, Manchester United

Among the proposals being considered are a reduction in the Premier League from 20 to 18 teams, the abolition of the League Cup and the Community Shield and greater voting power for 'big six' clubs.

Premier League: Liverpool, Manchester United behind proposals to reduce league size to 18 teams
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Premier League: Liverpool, Manchester United behind proposals to reduce league size to 18 teams

The plan envisages giving 250 million pounds and larger annual contributions to EFL clubs, who are struggling due to no fans being allowed into stadiums during the pandemic.

League Cup: Jose Mourinho says fixture pile-up prevents Tottenham from challenging for Carabao Cup
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League Cup: Jose Mourinho says fixture pile-up prevents Tottenham from challenging for Carabao Cup

Tottenham Hotspur host Chelsea in the League Cup fourth round on Tuesday before a final Europa League qualifying tie at home to Maccabi Haifa just 48 hours later.

English football structure faces 'collapse' unless clubs receive emergency help, letter warns government
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English football structure faces 'collapse' unless clubs receive emergency help, letter warns government

The government announced last week that plans for spectators to return to sports venues from 1 October had been scrapped due to a spike in coronavirus infections.

Coronavirus rules leave Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder all at sea as EFL welcomes back fans
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Coronavirus rules leave Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder all at sea as EFL welcomes back fans

Eight English Football League (EFL) matches are set to be played in front of crowds of up to 1,000 this weekend, in the second, third and fourth tiers.

EFL League One, League Two clubs vote in favour of salary caps, to be introduced with immediate effect
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EFL League One, League Two clubs vote in favour of salary caps, to be introduced with immediate effect

The cap will be set at $3.2 million in League One, the third tier, and $1.9 million in League Two and has been introduced with immediate effect, the EFL said.

If 2019-20 season is completed, it will lack sporting integrity, bottom-placed championship club Barnsley writes to EFL
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If 2019-20 season is completed, it will lack sporting integrity, bottom-placed championship club Barnsley writes to EFL

Barnsley said clubs who drop down a division should be given a “one-time parachute payment” to offset the loss of television revenue.

Queens Park Rangers chief executive Lee Hoos 'absolutely stunned' by decision to restart Championship
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Queens Park Rangers chief executive Lee Hoos 'absolutely stunned' by decision to restart Championship

Queens Park Rangers chief executive Lee Hoos has slammed the English Football League’s plans to resume the Championship (second-tier) season on 20 June, saying clubs were informed of the decision only moments before it was made public.

England's second-tier Championship to resume from 20 June, clubs to return to full contact training from early June
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England's second-tier Championship to resume from 20 June, clubs to return to full contact training from early June

The provisional date for Championship restart was subject to all safety requirements and government guidance being met and clubs receiving clearance from local authorities to stage home matches.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Blackburn Rovers captain, two Fulham players test positive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Blackburn Rovers captain, two Fulham players test positive for COVID-19

The EFL said in a statement on Thursday that three people from two clubs had returned positive results out of 1,030 tests conducted