Football venues still closed but Premier League given green light to restart

While football pitches are closed to the public amid pandemic ­control measures, the Hong Kong Football Association has been given an ­exemption to use venues for the restart of the local Premier League on Saturday.The competition has been ­suspended since March.Only swimming pools can reopen on Friday which have not been allowed to open under the last three phases of the pandemic owing to the higher infection risk involved as the government relaxed measures on hygiene control. Team game…

Football venues still closed but Premier League given green light to restart
While football pitches are closed to the public amid pandemic ­control measures, the Hong Kong Football Association has been given an ­exemption to use venues for the restart of the local Premier League on Saturday.The competition has been ­suspended since March.Only swimming pools can reopen on Friday which have not been allowed to open under the last three phases of the pandemic owing to the higher infection risk involved as the government relaxed measures on hygiene control. Team game…