Talks between the Premier League and the PFA players union over potential wage cuts or deferrals, due to the coronavirus stoppage, failed to reach an agreement on Wednesday, the organisations said in a joint statement.
Senior representatives from the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA), the Premier League, the EFL (Football League) and the League Managers Association (LMA) discussed several issues arising from the pandemic and said they would continue talks.
Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa has agreed to take a wage deferral along with the playing and coaching staff amid the coronavirus outbreak, the club announced on Thursday.
The decision will ensure that the Championship club can continue to pay all non-football staff for the "foreseeable future."
A club statement read: "Leeds United can confirm that the players, coaching staff and senior management team have volunteered to take a wage deferral for the foreseeable future to ensure that...
Former Cardiff City forward Peter Whittingham has died at the age of 35 , the Championship club announced on Thursday.
Whittingham fell down a flight of stairs on March 7 and had been on life support since the incident.
"It is with an immeasurable amount of sorrow that we must inform supporters that Peter Whittingham has passed away at the age of 35," a Cardiff statement read. "We are heartbroken.
"The news of Peter's sudden and untimely passing has shaken us to our very foundation. Our love goes...
The English Football Association banned football at every level on Monday, including games involving amateurs and children, in the latest step to combat the spread of the coronavirus.
The Premier League and EFL followed major European leagues last Friday by shutting down all professional football until April 3. Semi-professional leagues in England followed suit on Monday by suspending all non-league competitions indefinitely after matches were held over the past weekend.
The FA, which sanctions...