Gary Neville believes football’s return is being accelerated by economics

Cardiff City v Wolverhampton Wanderers – Premier League – Cardiff City Stadium
(Image credit: Nick Potts)

Gary Neville has stressed football would not return for months were it not for the huge economic impact of coronavirus.

The UK is on lockdown until at least May 7 but the Premier League is working on its ‘Project Restart’ to get the 2019-20 season finished, while the English Football League board and its clubs are also holding meetings on a regular basis.

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