FANS may be allowed to attend next season’s Community Shield ahead of a wider return to football stadiums.
Reports suggest the curtain-raiser could be used to test the social distancing measures that will inevitably be in place when supporters are reintroduced to games.
However, there are significant doubts over whether the game will take place at all.
The Times report that a Community Shield may also be moved to a neutral ground other than Wembley, if better suited to the necessary measures.
More to follow.