Newcastle United’s Callum Wilson scores their second intention from Manchester United prior to it was later on disallowed at the St James’ Park, Newcastle December 27, 2021. — Reuters pic
LONDON, Dec 29 — Everton’s household Leading League video game against Newcastle United on Thursday has been postponed just after the going to crew claimed they have been still left with inadequate gamers to fulfil the fixture due to Covid-19 conditions and injuries, the Premier League said on Tuesday.
It is the 16th Premier League sport to be postponed due to Covid-19 scenarios and accidents this month.
“The Board approved Newcastle United’s postponement application as the club does not have the essential range of players available for the match, due to Covid-19 cases and accidents,” the Leading League said in a assertion.
Newcastle said a amount of gamers and team returned good effects throughout plan PCR assessments. Quite a few gamers have also been wounded with Callum Wilson the most current participant to be sidelined for the foreseeable upcoming.
Newcastle boss Eddie Howe had explained immediately after Monday’s 1-1 draw with Manchester United that they are “thin on the floor in conditions of bodies” with Federico Fernandez, Jamal Lewis, Fabian Schar, Paul Dummett, Allan Saint-Maximin and Ryan Fraser wounded.
The Premier League only grants a postponement if a club has less than 14 players — 13 outfield gamers and one particular goalkeeper — offered, with the board analyzing requests on a scenario-by-case basis.
Newcastle are 19th in the standings with 11 details even though Everton are 15th with 19 details having performed two much less video games right after their fixtures towards Leicester Metropolis and Burnley were being also postponed. — Reuters