Dec. 6, 2020 Updated: Dec. 6, 2020 3:57 p.m. ... understanding each other," the 27-year-old Kane told broadcaster Sky Sports. It is not yet clear what Tier 1 will allow to happen for theatres given the rules are different to before, but if they are allowed to open the bar, then it is likely football stadiums will, too. 01 Dec 2020 09:12PM. Dr. Anthony Fauci lays out timetable for when sports fans can return to packed stadiums, arenas Fauci said it is all contingent on how widely used the vaccine for COVID-19 is Spurs â¦ So for them, the opportunity to get a few thousand back inside their stadiums will be a lifeline. At Arsenalâs Emirates Stadium. Only 2,000 fans were allowed into a stadium that can fit 60,000 on Saturday, such is the lingering threat from COVID-19 which claimed another 397 lives in the 24 hours before the match. Hear from players and managers around the Premier League and get an inside look at how West Ham, Tottenham and Liverpool are handling the return of fa Premier League fans return: What it will look like at Tottenham, Liverpool | NBC Sports Goodformâs latest Sports Fan Panel findings reveal that two thirds of fans across 50 different sports are happy to â¦ It's worth noting that laws, introduced in 1985 to ban fans from drinking in view of the pitch, are being reviewed in light of the pandemic. There are also afternoon race meets at Haydock Park, Lingfield Park and Ludlow, plus an evening meet at Kempton Park. Fans will return to a European football game in England for the first time since March when Arsenal hosts Rapid Vienna. As seen above, it is also under consideration for banning by the Premier League. In the long-term, these could be lifted and fans may be allowed to watch games with a pint in order to avoid congregation on concourses. "Which would be around 7-8,000 supporters rather than the â¦ It also seems highly likely that away fans will be discouraged for the foreseeable. Since returning in June, English top-flight football has been played behind closed doors with Arsenal fans missing out on seeing their side win the FA Cup and Community Shield at Wembley. Now this is a big one. For the first time in 270 days, fans were back inside a Premier League ground as Arsenal welcomed 2,000 supporters into the Emirates for Thursday's routine 4-1 Europa League win over â¦ And in tier three, you should avoid travelling outside the area unless it's for those reasons outlined. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. LONDON: Fans will return to â¦ At last sport is returning. If organisers are able to move quickly enough, and their venues are in the correct tier, we could even see fans admitted to events on December 2, when lockdown lifts. As it stands, clubs have not yet been contacted by Government about the plans to return fans to stadiums. Final kick-off times for the Premier League fixtures across the weekend of December 5 and 6 are still to be confirmed, but should fans be back in it would see Spurs supporters back in time to watch Jose Mourinho's side - currently top of the table - take on north London rivals Arsenal, while Chelsea host Leeds United and Manchester United visit West Ham. Supporters have â¦ As it stands, sporting venues in London, the south and East Anglia are most likely to be in Tier 1 or Tier 2 and see stadiums re-open to fans. Perhaps, but certainly not yet. USA TODAY. The speed with which attendees would return to sporting events is reflected in the survey, with 33 percent saying they would be at events immediately and another 29 percent saying they would return with a month of sports re-opening to spectators. Speaking over the weekend, Eddie Hearn insisted his plan to get fans back in for Anthony Joshua's fight against Kubrat Pulev did not involve selling the highest-priced seats only. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden hopes a âfull returnâ of fans at sporting events will have occurred by autumn 2021. Fans are being allowed back in to bring the game into line with theaters and other arts, which was a particular gripe for those inside the game. Clarification over whether spectators can drink alcohol is needed in the weeks to come. On Monday, Boris Johnson was set to tell the House of Commons that fans will be allowed to return to elite sport, but it is dependent upon the level of infection in the area where the stadium or event is located. From December 2, the country will return to a tiered system of restrictions under which clubs in Tier 1 will be allowed a maximum of 4,000 supporters and those in Tier 2 will be allowed 2,000. ... ($941 million) and the need to make the most of the fans' return was evident with Arsenal's "Armoury" club shop reopened. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Fans are, in a sincere but intangible way, the meaning of soccer, the meaning of sports. The measures are set to be part of the new Covid-19 restrictions in England. Some clubs immediately raised concern over the prospect of fans returning to competitive sport. The impact ahead of the transfer window could be huge. 64% of UK sports fans agree that for brands who sponsor the teams and individuals they love, âbrand purposeâ is more important now that it was pre-COVID. ootball fans are finally set to return to stadiums next week after the government laid out plans for when lockdown restrictions lift next week. Unique branding was produced by Brighton in mint green for Covid-related information. March 9 was the last day a Premier League game had fans in attendance. Bookmark. 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