We name 15 African players who are shaping up to enjoy a big campaign in league competitions broadcast by ESPN in Africa.
The English Football League has rejected a £50 million ($65 million) COVID-19 bail-out offer from the top flight, the EFL said on Thursday.
Manchester United and Liverpool are backing a radical plan led by the EFL to overhaul English football, sources have confirmed to ESPN.
English football on the brink: Premier League weathering storm of no fans, but lower leagues are in trouble
The coronavirus pandemic has hurt English football in 2020, but the longer fans are unable to attend matches, the worse it could get for all clubs.
Oxford United had to get taxis or use their own cars to get to their match after their team bus was brought to a halt by an anti-COVID-19 spray.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said Premier League clubs should offer help to those lower down the football pyramid who are struggling.
The English Football League said on Tuesday it has received government approval to stage pilot events where up to 1,000 fans can attend matches.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp answered Adebayo Akinfenwa's call to congratulate the veteran striker on Wycombe's promotion to the Championship.
English football launched a placement program on Monday to assist players from ethnic minority backgrounds moving into coaching.
Clubs in the EFL League 1 and League 2 will vote to decide whether to cancel the 2019-20 season on Friday.
Football in England could return as early as June 6, with the EFL close to finalising the restart of the Championship, sources have told ESPN.
"We run the real risk of losing many famous football clubs." The coronavirus pandemic might fundamentally change English football's lower leagues.
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