Soccerladuma-logo Profile_icon

RADIO: Does The Premier League’s New Schedule Increase Injury Risk?

Does The Premier League’s New Schedule Increase Injury Risk?

Default
by Soccer Laduma

May 29, 2020 12:56 PM

Tags: Teko Modise Sean Roberts English Premier League EPL Coronavirus Covid-19 FA Cup PSL Orlando Pirates Bidvest Wits Kaizer Chiefs Mamelodi Sundowns Pitso Mosimane Erick Mathoho Tim Sukazi UEFA Champions League UEFA Europa League Bloemfontein Celtic

Download the podcast to listen later (MB)


The English Premier League will officially resume on June 17th, with all 92 scheduled matches set to take place behind closed doors, with the concluding fixtures set for July 25th. Recently, an artificial intelligence platform, Zone7, conducted research that focused on the risk of injury faced by players. The research found that playing eight matches in the space of 30 days, increased injury risk by up to 25%. Based on the suggested schedule, finishing the 2019/20 campaign will require six weekends and three midweek rounds.

In episode 29 of The Carwash, former PSL stars Teko Modise & Sean Roberts debate the findings and how the completion of the FA Cup will further impact players. They also discuss what it could mean for PSL teams. Discussing the reality that PSL players will face, Modise didn’t mince his words at all, stating “We’re going to see injuries, that’s for sure, and it’s going to help the teams that have depth”. He continued by adding, “Teams like Bidvest Wits will be stronger, teams like Mamelodi Sundowns, like Orlando Pirates, will be stronger because they always have players on the sidelines who are just as good as the players on the pitch.”

Catch this discussion, plus all the usual features including Footballer’s Car Of The Week, This Week In Football History & More!

Going through the Carwash Today:

· Is Orlando Pirates good enough?
· Why Pitso is worth six figures.
· Is Erick Matoho over or underrated?
· Tim Sukazi challenges Free State businessmen

Time Stamps:
2:08: Pitso Got Offers From Rival Clubs
9:35: International News Desk- EPL Player Injury Risk & UEFA COVID-19 Liability
21:01: Secret Footballer: Issues With Artificial Pitches
26:35: How Good Is Orlando Pirates?
38:23: This Week In Football History: May The Month Of Champions
40:20: Erick Matoho- Under or Overrated
47:30: Bloem Celtic Update
37:04: Are You Buying It? Transfer Rumours & Speculation

Listen to the full episode of The Carwash in the player above

Note: The player defaults to low for the smallest possible download size. You can adjust it to various qualities, which will change the file size. Also, you can listen to it now, or download the show and listen to it whenever you want

Reads: 559
Comments: 0

You must be signed in to comment.

Click here to sign in!


No comments yet

Related News:
RADIO: We Have To Reach The Final - Lorenzo Gordinho

Wits Defender Lorenzo Gordinho on Clever Boys’ League & Cup Chances.

- Comments - 0

Comment Kings
Home
Local
International
Nedbank Cup League
World Cup 2018
Fan Park
SLTV Home
SL Radio
Soccer 6 Zone
Capitec Corner
SportPesa Clubhouse
NXT LVL Scout
Siyagobhoza
SA Players Abroad
Messi / Ronaldo / Neymar Watch
Bundesliga
Match Centre
Supporters Club
Fixtures
Results
Standings
TV Guide
Tournaments
MTN8 Predictor
PSL Predictor
EPL Predictor
La Liga Predictor
Champions League Predictor
Player Of The Season
Educate24
Win
Express Yourself
Get Published
Skills School
Story Behind Siya
Hot Off The Press
Editor's Blog
Varsity Football

Copyright © Soccer Laduma, 2014.
All rights reserved.

Best of the Mobile Web
News | Sport | Weather | Celebs | Entertainment | Magazines | Free Downloads | Free Music | More