Liverpool news Leicester lockdown: what we know ahead of Everton game at Goodison MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The city of Leicester is under extended lockdown causing concern over trip to Everton in the Premier League
Breaking News ! Leicester became the first city in the UK to extend its lockdown restrictions following a rise in cases of COVID-19. Many parts of the country have started to ease their rules with non essential shops in Liverpool starting to be able reopen to the public. Strict rules are still in place on public transport however, with people urged to only travel if they need to and the remainder of the Premier League season is still to be played behind closed doors. Brendan Rodgers' side are due to travel to Merseyside on Wednesday and face Everton at Goodison Park. Sign up for the Liverpool ECHO daily Everton newsletter HERE However, reports and speculation mounted on whether that is possible or if the extended lockdown might result in fixtures being delayed.
. Leicestershire Live also reported that Health Secretary said Leicester's home games at the King Power Stadium should not be impacted by the extended lockdown. Carlo Ancelotti eased any cause for concern when asked about the situation during his pre-match press conference earlier on Tuesday. He said: "We don't have any concerns. The Premier League protocols give us the confidence everything will be OK.
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