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West Ham United’s Pablo Fornals revealed his relief about the return to training at Rush Green as the Premier League looks to restart next month.

A raft of issues including a restart date and curtailment will be discussed when Premier League clubs gather again on Thursday morning.

Premier League clubs have voted unanimously to resume contact training as ‘Project Restart’ took a giant step forwards.
After starting with small, socially-distanced training sessions, players and managers from the 20 top-flight clubs were briefed on proposals for the reintroduction of contact training on Tuesday.

West Ham United co-owner David Sullivan is to make a personal donation to Newham Foodbank of £3,500, to cover the shortfall in matchday donations from the five postponed home matches from Irons Supporting Foodbanks.

Players from West Ham United’s Academy of Football are keeping track of their fitness programmes, while at the same time raising money in aid of King George and Queen’s Hospitals Charity, to support their inspiring local NHS heroes in East London and Essex.

The 2019-20 Women’s Super League season has been brought to an end with immediate effect.

It was eight years ago this week that West Ham booked their return to the Premier League with a play-off final win over Blackpool at Wembley.

Women’s Super League clubs are assuming that their season will not resume, according to BBC Sport.

Premier League clubs will discuss contact training protocols next week before any season restart date can be agreed, chief executive Richard Masters has said.

The FA say they are consulting Women’s Super League clubs about the possible termination of the 2019/20 season.

Some things in football are simply destined to be – no matter how long events may take to transpire.

Premier League clubs will vote on a return to training on Monday as Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden reveals free-to-air games are on the agenda.

He may be more used to feeding the West Ham United first-team at their Rush Green training base, but during the lockdown head chef Edd Nicell has used his culinary skills to benefit a different team of people – NHS staff and other key workers.

West Ham United midfielder Tomas Soucek is using the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown to spend more time with his young family while adapting to life in London.

West Ham United has, on International Nurses Day, made a pledge of support for the club’s local NHS trusts across East London and Essex, by committing to a range of new positive community initiatives which will help the NHS to provide vital support for patients and staff.

Paul Allen became the youngest player to appear in an FA Cup Final for 101 years when West Ham upset Arsenal in 1980.

A trip to Wembley Stadium for an FA Cup final has the potential to create a lifetime of memories for supporters.

Back in 1976, goalkeeper Phil Parkes helped Queens Park Rangers to second place in the old First Division behind mighty Liverpool.

Preparing for something as big as the FA Cup Final can be a nervy time, especially if it is the biggest game you have ever played in.

Fans Supporting Foodbanks go cross-country this weekend in solidarity mission to deliver life-saving PPE to the nation’s key workers.

The West Ham fans travelled to Wembley Stadium in their droves to see their heroes in the FA Cup final of 1980.

The Premier League still faces a fight to convince Government officials it is in a position to be able to complete the current season behind closed doors.

West Ham United’s goalkeepers are sticking together – virtually – during the coronavirus pandemic.

West Ham United Ryan Fredericks is using the coronavirus pandemic to recover from his injury and even returned to solo training this week.

West Ham vice-chairman Karren Brady says that every Premier League club wants to complete the season but has warned there are “a lot of obstacles” to overcome.

West Ham played their part on the historic occasion of the first FA Cup final to be held at Wembley Stadium on April 28, 1923.

Top-flight clubs will work to standardised return-to-training protocols as part of the Premier League’s ‘Project Restart’.

Talks are ongoing to get the Premier League up and running as soon as possible, Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has said.

Teams will be able to use up to five substitutes under a new proposal from FIFA to help cope with the return to action amid the coronavirus pandemic, the world governing body has stated.

Declan Rice admitted his relief at the “stress” of trying to salvage West Ham’s place in the Premier League being temporarily lifted by the coronavirus-enforced suspension of football in this country.

The Premier League are in discussions with UK rights holders about how best to broadcast the season’s remaining fixtures as the campaign edges closer to a return behind closed doors, the PA news agency understands.

86-year-old West Ham United fan Iris Burroughs received a very unexpected surprise this week, as Hammers boss David Moyes made a personal call after hearing she had recovered from coronavirus.

The Football Association is conducting an investigation in a bid to halt the number of ACL injuries among female footballers.

Over the past few weeks and months, West Ham United has been overwhelmed with remarkable stories of NHS staff and other key workers making vast sacrifices to keep the country safe and operational during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden admitted it “wouldn’t send the best signal” if Premier League games were only available via subscription should the competition be able to resume behind closed doors.

West Ham United’s lockdown initiative #HammersatHome may well have just discovered the club’s youngest ever superfan in five-year-old Liam Southwood.

Alvin Martin made no fewer than 596 appearances for West Ham United over a 22-year period of dedicated service at the club.

West Ham United have confirmed that the inaugural EVA Air Queensland Champions Cup has been called off due to the coronavirus pandemic.

West Ham United new January signing Jarrod Bowen says it has been a strange start to life in east London with the coronavirus pandemic forcing them to train at home and stopping the season In its tracks.

Ryan Fredericks is looking forward to entertaining West Ham United supporters as he gears up for his ePremier League Invitational first-round match against Burnley on Tuesday afternoon.

West Ham United’s first-team fitness coach Josh Ewens is enduring a busy time as he tries to co-ordinate 25 players remotely.

West Ham chief executive Karren Brady believes a return to football is no clearer than when the lockdown started, despite hopes of resuming the Premier League season in mid-June.

The Football Association is considering the possibility of playing the conclusion of the Women’s Super League season at neutral venues.

Many female footballers are at risk of losing their livelihoods due to football’s global shutdown caused by the coronavirus outbreak, according to a report by players’ union FIFPRO.

Finishing the Premier League season by June 30 in order to avoid player contract disputes was not raised when English top-flight clubs gathered by conference call on Friday.


The Government is encouraging people to stay alert as many take their first steps back to their workplace.

The Government has announced an unprecedented package of support to protect jobs and support business across the UK during the coronavirus outbreak.

People working for a wide range of private companies have been standing side-by-side with public sector staff on the front line during the coronavirus outbreak.

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