Edited By Tarun Vats | PTI Updated: 24 Jul 2020, 09:39:00 PM IST
The next season of the English Premier League will begin on 12 September and will conclude on 23 May next year. This Premier League season ends on Sunday. The current season is ending two months later than the pre-determined time due to the corona virus epidemic.
The league said the dates for the next season were agreed between the clubs via conference video calls. Teams will have about seven weeks to prepare before next season.
Premier League organizers also said they would continue to consult with the Football Association (FA) and the English Football League (EFL) regarding domestic competitions. The EFL announced later on Friday that the seasons for the Second-Tier Championship, Third-Tier League One and Fourth-Tier League Two will also begin on September 12. It will conclude on May 8-9 next year.
The playoff finals of the season will be held in the last week of May. The regular season of the championship ended on Wednesday with the playoff final to be played on 4 August.