COVID-19: Premier League matches could be open only to the fully vaccinated

Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: Premier League matches could be open only to the fully vaccinated” – below is their description.

Large events such as Premier League games could be open only to fully vaccinated people from October under government plans.

Talks are under way with the PL to discuss whether supporters who have not received both jabs could be barred from entry.

The rule could also be used for lower divisions and other sports, and for seated events with a capacity of more than 20,000 people.

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