The stoppage of competitions due to the coronavirus can make the Premier League lose a lot of money, specifically more than 1,400 million euros. Much has been said about the 371 million pending in the television contract with SkyBut the truth is that if the competition resumes and the matches, as expected, are held behind closed doors, the game days that are played in this way will take their toll on the clubs.Daily Mail calculates losses in the first English of about 203.14 million euros. They estimate that this is the amount that the 20 teams would enter, of which 17 have already canceled the subscription renewal process (it can be paid monthly or annually). Only Newcastle, Everton and Norwich they keep it active though all clubs agree to make a refund to subscribers or at least a discount for the following season’s subscription. ClubCapacitySubscribersHalf priceIncome credits *Party Day ** Liverpool53,39427,000745.9920.2096.63 Leicester32,26123,000569.2413.0816.87 Sheffield32,12525,000525.6313.2016.64 Brighton30,75023,000791.8918.2521.23 Burnley21,94412,000459.075.517.23 Norwich27,35921,000459.079.6414.92 Bournemouth11,3646,500751.724.935.74 M. United74,87952,000826.3242.92127.16 Crystal Palace25,48617,500866.4915.1519.05 Aston Villa42,09530,000585.3117.5625.25 Everton39,41431,330459.0714.3516.30 Newcastle52,30535,000688.6024.1027.43 Arsenal60,70446,0001,526.4071.39110.41 Chelsea40,83428,0001,058.1529.6176.43 443.34793.04 Wolves32,05022,000573.8412.6213.20 Watford22,20013,800698.939.6410.56 M. City55,01740,000625.4825.0263.12 Tottenham62,06242,0001601.0067.2593.76 TOTAL West ham60,00040,000723.0328.9231.10 * Estimated income from season tickets (in millions of euros).** Estimated income from the whole year during match days (in millions of euros).A total of 793.04 million euros was expected to be entered by all Premier League teams during game days throughout the campaign, therefore, the 203.14 million correspond to the nine days that remain in the season (ten in some cases). Manchester United and Arsenal would be the most affected.
Mumbai Indians have been dealt a massive blow after pace spearhead Lasith Malinga was ruled out of the Indian Premier League 2016 due to a knee injury.Malinga was in Mumbai for the IPL but the Mumbai Indians medical team declared him unfit for at least four months, meaning he is expected miss Sri Lanka’s forthcoming tour of England, as well as the Caribbean Premier League.”Mr. Malinga will present himself before the SLC panel of expert doctors on Wednesday (April 20) and depending on the outcome of the said medical examinations, be required to face a match fitness grading, after which SLC will take the next appropriate steps,” a release from the Sri Lanka Cricket said.Malinga sustained the injury during West Indies’ tour of Sri Lanka in November last year, and has battled to regain fitness since then. He has played only one competitive match in the past five months – against UAE in the Asia Cup.The pacer decided to step down as Sri Lanka’s skipper ahead of the ICC World T20 2016. However, a recurrence of the injury ruled him out of the showdown event.Eventually, Sri Lanka had a poor tournament, managing to win only one out of four matches in India.