Aston Villa and Sheffield United players take knee as Premier League restarts

17 June 2020 05:37
Teams kneel at start of game to support Black Lives Matter ‘Both clubs hope the act will send a strong message of unity’Aston Villa and Sheffield United players took a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement as the Premier League resumed on Wednesday.After the referee, Michael Oliver, blew the whistle for kick-off at Villa Park, he and his officials joined all the players in kneeling for around 10 seconds. Related: Aston Villa v Sheffield United: Premier League restart – live! Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian