Some disappointing news has reached football fans, as the Liverpool vs Leeds United match on Gifts Day has been postponed due to COVID.
Few days across the English Premier League are better than Gift Day. People love to wake up the morning after Christmas full of exciting leaderboard matches. Well, a big meeting didn’t work out.
On Wednesday, it was announced that the Liverpool vs Leeds United match has been officially postponed due to COVID concerns. This is clearly a huge disappointment for fans of both clubs.
Liverpool vs. Leeds United leave the pitch due to concerns about COVID
With cases on the rise for Leeds United, they have indeed reached out to the Premier League to try to take this down. The EPL proceeded and postponed the game, as Leeds was indeed in the midst of a flare-up.
The Liverpool-Leeds match isn’t the only match to be rescheduled this week, as Wolves and Watford will also be out on Gift Day due to COVID issues. There have been some cancellations scheduled, but still very sad to see everyone out there.
As for Liverpool, the club are in the midst of another great season, as the Merseyside club are on the hunt to win both. Champions League and the English Premier League. As things are going, Liverpool are in second place in the table with 41 points, three points behind leaders Manchester City.
While Chelsea are also in the mix, this is a close season-long battle between Man City and Liverpool. Meanwhile in the Champions League, Liverpool will take on Inter Milan in the round of 16. The first leg will take place on February 16.
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