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While his will come as disappointing news to many, the health of fans, players, officials and the general public must be the priority. Everyone is working towards what will be a fantastic tournament.
“I continue to work closely with the Department for Health, Public Health England, and the NHS, so the city is fully prepared to respond to the evolving situation. The safety of the public will always come first. To invert the famous words of Bill Shankly, football is not more important than that.”