The Premier League returns to the full crowd for the first time on Friday as the Corona virus slows down the arms race in the transfer market after the epidemic and with little sign of the financial crisis of the past 18 months.
Newcomer Brent Ford opened the 2021/2022 season at home in front of Arsenal in front of the first full house of the first 17,500-capacity stadium, which opened last year.
“This is the beginning of a new world where we have never been before,” said Thomas Frank, Brentford’s manager.
Despite the easing of corona virus restrictions, the Premier League has asked fans to expect a spot check to prove they have been fully vaccinated or tested negative in the last 48 hours before entering the stadium. Provide proof of
The UK government has not yet implemented a vaccination passport scheme, but could do so with a crowd of more than 20,000 in the coming months.
“This is a crucial moment,” Premier League chief executive Richard Masters told the BBC ahead of the expected return of 300,000 spectators in the top 10 flight matches this weekend.
“It feels like a return to some kind of routine. We will always be careful and make safety a top priority.”
– Transfer record broken –
Evidence of the economic boom from the return of fans through Gates and the three-year domestic television rights deal of 4. 7.4 billion (6. 6.5 billion) from 2022 is already in the money spent on new players by Premier League clubs.
As some of the big names on the continent, such as Barcelona, Real Madrid, Juventus and Inter Milan, have had to sell their wages to big earners, the English giants have come out.
Defending champions Manchester City have broken the Premier League transfer record with a 100 100million signing from Austin Villa and could do so before the end of the month, following in the footsteps of Tottenham striker Hurricane.
The England captain has made clear his desire to leave the Spurs and there is a big doubt for Tottenham’s opener against City on Sunday.
Manchester United have spent more than £ 100 million on Jadon Sancho and Rafael Varane as they aim to end an eight-year wait to win the title.
Chelsea showed their title credentials in three defeats to City by the end of last season, including facing a notable change under Thomas Tachel in the Champions League final.
The Blues on Thursday added a missing piece of a superb goal scorer by signing former Inter Milan player Romelu Lukaku for مل 97 million.
“We will try to compete for every title in every competition, but I also think that if we can maintain the same quality, attitude and effort that we showed last season,” said Tachel.
– Depending on the clip enfield
Liverpool have added Ibrahima Connett’s signature to strengthen Jurgen Klopp’s powers at St. Beck after the injured 2020/21 season, after which the Reds need a restoration at the end of the season to secure a place in the top four. Could be
However, he will be strengthened by the long-term return of Virgil Van Dyck, Jordan Henderson and Joe Gomez, and Klopp believes his return to Fort Anfield will be of great benefit to his supporters.
“We have a lot of things you can’t sign,” Klopp said.
“You can’t sign the atmosphere you can create in the stadium, you can’t sign Nfield, you can’t sign our anthem.
“That’s what we have to use explicitly. Obviously there are different methods and we have no effect on it.”