Sheffield United Boss Wilder: We Have To Finish Premier League Season No Matter How Long It Takes


Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder says the Premier League must complete the 2019-20 campaign, no matter what delays could be enforced upon subsequent seasons, in order to help preserve the sport’s integrity.

The Blades have enjoyed a remarkable first season back in the top flight under the 52-year-old and sit firmly in the hunt for Champions League football in the upper echelons of the table.

They have not played since a 1-0 win over relegation strugglers Norwich City on March 7, however, as football across the globe stands suspended in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, with no definitive end to the hiatus in sight.

Though clubs have provisionally marked out late April as a potential return date, it is thought that that they may be forced to wait even longer as the world struggles to grapple with the ramifications.Now, Wilder has weighed in on the protracted lay-off from action, hailing the attitude of his squad while stressing that clubs must finish the season,…

Source: Complete Sports