When Man United, Liverpool and Arsenal matches could be played – GiveMeSport

The premier league announced that all matches for this weekend have been postponed as the nation mourns the passing of Queen Elizabeth II.

The monarch passed away peacefully on Thursday and as a result matches have been suspended as a mark of respect.

The Premier League confirmed the news on Friday morning, with the entire fixture series now due to be rearranged before the end of the season.

This means that the tastes of Manchester United, Arsenaland liverpool will have all their games rearranged; they had to play crystal palace, Evertonand wolves respectively, while the main match was possibly Tottenham Hotspurtrip to Manchester City.

The suspension comes during an inopportune season, as the fixture list has already been heavily congested due to the World Cup taking place in November.

When will the postponed Premier League matches take place?

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – MAY 23: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola celebrates with the Premier League trophy as Manchester City receive the trophy as they win the league after the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton at the Etihad Stadium on May 23, 2021 in Manchester, England. A limited number of fans will be allowed in Premier League stadiums as coronavirus restrictions begin to ease in the UK. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

With the World Cup taking place in November, fixtures are highly unlikely to be rearranged before the end of the year as the top flight restarts on Boxing Day after the tournament.

Richard Buxtona journalist who covers the Premier League, reports that the next available dates for any postponed matches are January 17e and January 18e.

This is a mid-week slot, with matches scheduled for the Saturday and Sunday before, and the Saturday and Sunday after.

For Spurs, for example, they have to play against Arsenal at home on the 14th.eand would then face Manchester City in midweek.

Buxton also clarifies that Premier League games will likely be suspended next weekend as well, as the Queen’s state funeral will take place.

This means that there will probably have to be a reorganized second round of meetings, with the main meeting being chelseaclashes with Liverpool at Stamford Bridge.

It raises the prospect of the Premier League potentially being extended for an extra week to ensure 38 games can be played before the start of the 2023/24 season.

As things stand, the next Premier League match could be the North London Derby on October 1stwhich is an early kickoff.

We’ll keep you posted when we receive any further news on fixture rearrangements.


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