Arsenal have made a proper request to the Premier League to postpone Sunday’s north London derby at Tottenham as a consequence of having an inadequate variety of gamers to fulfil the fixture. The league will decide on Saturday whether or not the fixture will go forward as deliberate or to postpone it.
Tottenham are set to host Arsenal on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium this weekend as the 2 rivals interact within the fierce North London derby however Arsenal have made a request to the league to postpone the fixture as they reportedly have an inadequate variety of gamers within the squad. A number of gamers are lacking for the Gunners as a consequence of coronavirus, damage, suspension and in addition to as a result of they’re on responsibility with their nations on the Africa Cup of Nations.
It’s understood that the Tottenham hierarchy are indignant on the notion of suspending the sport as they consider there is not credible proof of a coronavirus outbreak at Arsenal. The Premier League had earlier at present accepted Burnley‘s request of suspending their recreation towards Leicester City as a consequence of related causes.
The league will determine on Saturday whether or not the fixture will go forward or be postponed as they convene in a gathering. The Premier League launched an announcement confirming that they acquired a request from Arsenal to postpone the sport on Sunday.
“The Premier League has acquired a postponement request from Arsenal FC regarding their away match towards Tottenham Hotspur, as a consequence of be performed at 4.30pm on Sunday 16 January. The Premier League Board will meet tomorrow to overview the appliance and inform each golf equipment and their followers of its determination,” reads the assertion.
🚨 We are able to affirm we have made an utility to the Premier League to postpone Sunday’s north London derby.#TOTARS
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) January 14, 2022