On Wednesday, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said the extensive shake-up would cut out "too many meaningless matches".
Johnson urged football's world governing body FIFA "to take strong action against those responsible to ensure that this kind of disgraceful behaviour is eradicated from the game for good"
The fixture, which is the final game of a three-match ODI series between the two sides, is slated to be played on 13 July.
The match will be one of the first major professional sports events to be held in the Spanish capital with a live audience since the start of the pandemic.
Wilder believes the impact of the pandemic had a particularly profound effect on the Blades' dip in results.
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Players at Premier League and English Football League games have been taking a knee since football restarted in June following the coronavirus shutdown.
Arsenal fans Steve Manzanero recovered from the coronavirus last month but sees fans returning as a necessary part in the reopening of society.
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A number of pilot test events, in which capacities have been capped at 1,000, have taken place and it was hoped venues would be allowed to welcome more spectators from the start of next month.
It is a major step towards normalising football in China, where the virus was first detected last year, and paves the way for a limited number of supporters to attend selected future fixtures.
Last week, the 36 clubs in Germany's top two tiers agreed to a four-point proposal by the German Football League (DFL) which could see fans return to stadiums despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Fans will be allowed to attend Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) games starting on Sunday, and Korea Professional Football League (K League) matches starting 1 August.
Novak Djokovic is fretting about harsh restrictions on players’ entourages and other extreme changes proposed for the US Open — and saying he might not participate if it is played.
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