June 1, 2020

After The Pandemic: Britons want a different post-virus economy but will they get it?

The majority of Britons want the economy to be "significantly" different after the pandemic passes, according to a new poll for Sky News.
June 1, 2020

Nurseries facing struggle to survive under new COVID-19 rules

More than 70% of nurseries in England say they expect to operate at a loss in the next three months - with a warning the industry is on a "knife-edge" because of COVID-19.
June 1, 2020

Sancho not booked for Floyd protest, slogans being reviewed, says DFB

Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho was not booked for his protest against the death of American George Floyd by a policeman but because he removed his shirt during the game, the German Football Association (DFB) clarified on Monday.
June 1, 2020

Danish fans enjoy ‘drive-in’ football despite defeat

With fans barred from entering stadiums due to the impact of coronavirus, Danish league leaders FC Midtjylland took an imaginative approach to their return to action with a 'drive-in' broadcast for supporters.
June 1, 2020

Italy soccer chief hopes for fans in stadiums before season end

The head of Italy's football federation (FIGC) hopes that some fans can be allowed back into stadiums to watch Serie A matches before the end of the current season.
June 1, 2020

Players should take a knee to protest Floyd death, Kick It Out chairman says

All players should take a knee in protest against the death of George Floyd, an American black man who died in Minneapolis after a white policeman knelt on his neck, anti-discrimination body Kick It Out chairman Sanjay Bhandari said on Monday.
June 1, 2020

Serie A teams face two-games a week marathon, season to end August 2

Serie A teams will face two-games a week for the rest of the season once the league restarts following the novel coronavirus stoppage, according to the fixture list published on Monday.
June 1, 2020

Las Palmas ‘safe’ for fans to attend games on restart, says club president

Las Palmas president Miguel Angel Ramirez says the second tier club is looking at allowing fans to attend matches as the Canary Islands, where the club is based, is now a "safe destination" with the COVID-19 pandemic under control.
June 1, 2020

Austria ideal chance for F1 to experiment, says Red Bull boss

Formula One has a perfect opportunity to experiment with back-to-back races in Austria in July but champions Mercedes are standing in the way, Red Bull boss Christian Horner said on Monday.
June 1, 2020

Questions over trades in firm that made millions on possible coronavirus treatment

Questions are being asked about the trading in shares of a US pharmaceutical company ahead of good news about a possible coronavirus treatment.
June 1, 2020

Hamilton slams F1 silence on racial injustice, drivers react

Formula One drivers followed Lewis Hamilton's lead on Monday after the six-times world champion criticised his sport's silence over the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died after a white U.S. police officer knelt on his neck.
June 1, 2020

Coronavirus break could extend career by two years, says Anderson

England fast bowler James Anderson believes the extended break afforded to him by cricket's suspension during the COVID-19 pandemic could prolong his career by up to two years.