Rio Ferdinand says Government decision on restart date must be respected

Manchester City v Watford – FA Cup Final – Wembley Stadium
(Image credit: Mike Egerton)

Rio Ferdinand says the football world must respect any Government decision regarding the restart of the professional game amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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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