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Raheem Sterling's Manchester City are second in the table, well behind Liverpool, but still have a slim chance of winning the league if and when it restarts.

The English Premier League could be finished with a 92-match ‘mega event’ where players are isolated for a month in a coronavirus camp and...

A private hospital may also be set aside and blocked off for the event, which would prospectively take place over June and July.

Insider’s 10 fiercest derbies in world soccer: ‘The Revierderby’ — Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke 04

During one encounter in 1969, a Schalke defender was bitten by a police dog and had to be given a tetanus jab on the pitch.

Stabbings, mass brawls, and a mid-match death: Inside ‘Grenal’ — Brazilian soccer’s fiercest derby match

A player was once stabbed by a fan during the fixture in 1918 after a fight broke out in the stands.
Oumar Niasse, Douglas Costa, and Luka Jovic.

Elite soccer players are recklessly breaking coronavirus lockdown rules across Europe, and some could face being fired or even jail time

Luka Jovic, Douglas Costa, and Oumar Niasse have all flouted the rules in their respective countries and could now face severe repurcussions.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are set to lose a combined $83 million due to huge coronavirus wage cuts

Messi could lose 70% of his wages, reducing his salary from $90 million to $27 million, whilst Ronaldo is set to lose $20 million.
Lionel Messi with his son, Mateo.

Lionel Messi shared an adorable video of him and his 4-year-old son working out during Spain’s coronavirus lockdown

All La Liga players have been asked to stay at home and self isolate amid the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed 3,647 people in Spain.
Liverpool was set to waltz their way to the title, but should the season be declared void due to coronavirus, they'll miss out on lifting the trophy.

Liverpool fans are struggling with the fact that their team could miss out on the Premier League title due to the coronavirus

Liverpool was set to waltz their way to the title, but should the season be declared void due to coronavirus, they'll miss out on lifting the trophy.
Ashley Young moved to Inter Milan in January.

An English footballer on coronavirus lockdown in Italy, where almost 7,000 people have died, shared his harrowing advice on how to stop the spread of ...

Ashley Young, who plays for Inter Milan says people should "stand on opposite sides of the lift and face the wall."
Cristiano Ronaldo.

Cristiano Ronaldo is paying to build intensive care wings at 2 Portuguese hospitals to fight coronavirus, and naming one after himself

Ronaldo's agent, Jorge Mendes, is also helping to pay for the wings in North Lisbon and Porto, which will include ventilators and heart monitors.
Lloyd and Messi are joined by 26 other superstar footballers from around the world who are collaborating with FIFA and WHO on their "Pass the message to kick out coronavirus" campaign.

Lionel Messi and Carli Lloyd headline list of 28 international soccer stars on new campaign to fight the coronavirus

In addition to collaborating with WHO on the project, FIFA has pledged $10 million in support of the WHO COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.