Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says he is “feeling better already” after testing positive for coronavirus.
The Gunners have closed their training ground, while staff who had recent contact with Arteta are self-isolating.
All elite football in Britain has been suspended until at least April 3, as a result of the pandemic.
In addition to the suspension of the Premier League, there has been widespread sporting postponements worldwide.
-The London Marathon has been moved from April 26 to October 4, with the Manchester and Brighton Marathons also postponed.
-Uefa has postponed next week’s Champions League and Europa League fixtures.
-England’s Test cricket series in Sri Lanka has been cancelled.
-And……….Golf’s Players Championship has been called off as has the Masters.