By Adam Shergold for MailOnline
Published: 11:10 GMT, 31 October 2020 | Updated: 11:16 GMT, 31 October 2020
The Premier League is confident any second Covid-19 lockdown won't interrupt the season but will wait until the Government unveils full details before making a final decision.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is considering a month-long lockdown across England in the hope the rising rate of coronavirus infection can be slowed before Christmas.
No decision has been taken yet as to whether professional sport will have to be halted as was the case when the first lockdown was announced in March.
The Premier League is confident the