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#Return to Play

# return-to-play - Monday 25 May, 2020

Seville derby the likely opener as La Liga sets the date for its return

Spanish football is likely to resume within a fortnight.

# return-to-play - Saturday 23 May, 2020

'We're spending tomorrow's money today in order to keep afloat'

IRFU CEO Philip Browne has warned that the union needs international games to return urgently.

# return-to-play - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Supporters split on prospect of behind-closed-doors LOI games

A survey found a slight majority in favour of games happening in empty grounds.

Mixed news for Irish abroad as Women's Bundesliga sets return date but English top-flight in doubt

Three Irish internationals play their football in Germany while 12 stars are on the books across the water.

# return-to-play - Monday 18 May, 2020

Premier League clubs approve plans to return to training

Players will go back to work from tomorrow, although contact training won’t be permitted.

# return-to-play - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Two Parma players test positive for Covid-19 in blow for Serie A's hopes for a return

Clubs are in disagreement with the government over protocols ahead of a slated return on 13 June.

# return-to-play - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Socially-distanced buses and elbow bumps - How German football will look on its return this weekend

The Bundesliga has introduced a range of different measures to ensure its return to action this weekend.

# return-to-play - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Daily temperature checks, twice-weekly coronavirus tests: PL issues training protocols to clubs - report

Clubs have been informed of the measures they must take ahead of a possible return to training next week.

# return-to-play - Monday 11 May, 2020

FAI seeks Government advice on return to play protocols for amateur adult and underage games

The association’s Steering Group has highlighted three key areas which have been submitted to Government officials.

La Liga chief wants restart by 12 June despite eight new positive tests

Javier Tebas admits the league’s return is guided by public health advice, but the numbers of positive tests so far are lower than anticipated.

# return-to-play - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Aston Villa the latest club to oppose finishing Premier League at neutral grounds

Those in danger of relegation are understood to be willing to compromise on home advantage to complete the season.

# return-to-play - Friday 1 May, 2020

LeBron: Lakers ready to play despite call to cancel NBA

The Lakers superstar refuted claims the season would be scrapped.

# return-to-play - Thursday 30 April, 2020

GPA insist they will not allow health and safety of players to be put 'at undue risk'

GPA chief Paul Flynn admits there may not be any championship action in 2020.

# return-to-play - Monday 27 April, 2020

GAA president says championships could be pushed into 2021

John Horan also said the club game will be prioritised once games resume.

# return-to-play - Friday 24 April, 2020

'Trickier' for contact sports to return immediately after lockdown - Sport Ireland chief Treacy

Non-contact, outdoor sports will be the ‘priority’ once the government eases restrictions.

# return-to-play - Friday 18 October, 2019

Wales' Biggar given all clear from second head knock to play France

Jonathan Davies was also named in Warren Gatland’s XV after shaking off a knee problem.

# return-to-play - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Star forward back in the frame for Na Piarsaigh's All-Ireland club semi-final after knee injury

Shane Dowling missed their Munster club winning campaign.

# return-to-play - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Sexton, Kearney and D'Arcy all set for return-to-play protocols

Conor Murray also underwent a Head Injury Assessment during the clash with Australia yesterday.