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'Football cannot be an exception': Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes the Premier League should be brought to a halt when new Government lockdown begins on Thursday, despite top flight and elite sport given green light to continue Boris Johnson announced a second national lockdown will begin on Thursday Premier League football and other elite sports will be allowed to continue They can do so due to the testing regimes in place for professional sportspeople

By Spencer Morgan For Mailonline

Published: 11:14 GMT, 2 November 2020 | Updated: 11:20 GMT, 2 November 2020

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is not convinced the Premier League should be continuing after the UK enters its second lockdown on Thursday.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the restrictions on Saturday with all non-essential services to close from Thursday for at least four weeks.

Elite level sport will be allowed to continue with games still being played behind closed doors. 

Pep Guardiola is not convinced the Premier League should be continuing during lockdown

Pep Guardiola is not convinced the Premier League should be continuing during lockdown

The Premier League was put on hold for three months when the country entered the first lockdown earlier this year and Guardiola

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