The English football association set the schedule for a short winter break in the Premier League.
Pep Guardiola was last season, with Manchester City champion of Premier League.
Martin Glenn, head of the executive committee, confirms on the website of the FA that shot is in the introduction after British media had reported that in the season of 2019-2020 for the first time, there will be a winter break from the league.
Glenn was in his statement was not in on the details. “We are working closer than ever together with the clubs. This will soon lead to a short break during the season.” There would be in the sequel two weekends, one behind the other by only ten of the twenty Premier League teams play football, so all the clubs a wedstrijdloze period of two weeks. Glenn indicated that a short winter break as well a very necessary improvement ” would mean for clubs and the national team.
A winter break has long been a topic of discussion in English football. In particular, foreign coaches called the current schedule is too stressful for the players, what also would be to the detriment of the performance of the national team on large tournaments.