Full list of Premier League matches affected by COVID-19 outbreaks

Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool won’t have to play two matches in four days, although that’s not at all how they wanted the fixture list changed.

A fresh outbreak of COVID-19 at Leeds United has joined ongoing problems at Watford to cause two Boxing Day postponements in the Premier League.

The winter rise in COVID-19 cases is affecting Premier League matches, a decidedly un-festive start to the holiday season as a surge of coronavirus cases across Europe and around the world threatens people.

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has called for more vaccinations and recalls, while Brighton boss Graham Potter has expressed concern over the duration of longer games under the weight of the still strong pandemic.

Leicester v Tottenham in Matchweek 17 have been postponed, as have six of the 10 Matchweek 18 games and three of the 10 Matchweek 19 games.

Here is an overview of the current situation regarding postponed matches.

2021-22 Premier League matches set to be rescheduled

sunday december 12

Brighton v Tottenham Hotspur – NBCSN – POSTPONED

tuesday 14 december

Brentford v Manchester United – POSTPONED

Wednesday, December 15

Burnley v Watford – POSTPONED

Thursday, December 16

Leicester City vs Tottenham Hotspur – POSTPONED

saturday 18 december

Manchester United v Brighton – POSTPONED

Aston Villa v Burnley – POSTPONED

Southampton v Brentford – POSTPONED

Watford v Crystal Palace – POSTPONED

West Ham v Norwich City – POSTPONED

Sunday, December 19

Everton v Leicester City – POSTPONED

Sunday December 26 – Boxing Day

Liverpool v Leeds – POSTPONED
Wolves v Watford – POSTPONED
Burnley v Everton – POSTPONED

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