We are less than three weeks away from Premier League action returning. The league announced today that it will resume play on June 17 and the decision came after a vote from shareholders. Two games will be played on June 17, a Wednesday, including Manchester City vs. Arsenal. It will also be the first Premier League action in more than three months as the league was shutdown due to the coronavirus outbreak.
A full round of fixtures is expected to be scheduled for the weekend of June 19-20. The City vs. Arsenal game is a make-up from a prior matchday that was set to be completed right before the outbreak. The announcement has Nigerians flushed with excitement and joy on social media as this will see football return to the screens.