Three arrested and charged following violent disorder incident in Limerick

first_imgNewsCrime & CourtThree arrested and charged following violent disorder incident in LimerickBy Staff Reporter – June 4, 2020 2009 Email Print WhatsApp Twitter Facebookcenter_img Linkedin Gardaí have arrested and charged three people in relation to a violent disorder incident in Johnsgate Village, Limerick on May 26, 2020.Shortly after 3.30pm Gardaí were attempting to arrest a man when a group of people began obstructing Gardaí. Gardaí were threatened and had items thrown at them. During the incident one of the patrol cars was also damaged. Assistance was sought to disperse the crowd and no arrests were made at the time.An investigation was carried out by Gardaí in Henry Street and two men (20s and 30s) and a woman (30s) were arrested yesterday, June 3.They were detained at Henry Street and Roxboro Road Garda Stations and have since been charged to appear before Limerick City District Court this morning at 10.30am. Advertisement Previous articleTourism sitesNext articlePlanning application lodged for new Limerick Lidl store Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ielast_img read more

Premier League to resume on June 17 with Arsenal picked as first fixture

first_imgArsenal boss Mikel Arteta was the first Premier League star to contract coronavirus (Picture: Getty)But, according to The Telegraph, to wipe out those games in hand – and avoid having to resort to a points-per-game recalculation should the season again be suspended – those two matches will now be prioritised.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTThe much talked about bonanza of football on the weekend of June 20 will still go ahead, with every single match staggered across Saturday and Sunday and Manchester United’s trip to Tottenham being the pick of that round of action. View 3 comments Metro Sport ReporterThursday 28 May 2020 3:06 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.9kShares Arsenal lost 3-0 at the Emirates the last time they played Man City (Picture: Getty)Premier League squads have been training in small groups so far, limited to a maximum of five players, but it was agreed on Wednesday that the next phase can now be introduced with contact once again permitted.A statement from the Premier League confirmed: ‘Premier League Shareholders today voted unanimously to resume contact training, marking another step towards restarting the Premier League season, when safe to do so. Aerial footage of Tottenham players training for Premier League returnTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 0:23FullscreenAerial footage of Tottenham players training for Premier League return is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘Squads are now able to train as a group and engage in tackling while minimising any unnecessary close contact.‘The Premier League’s priority is the health and wellbeing of all participants. Strict medical protocols are in place to ensure the training ground is the safest environment possible and players and staff will continue to be tested for COVID-19 twice a week.‘Stage Two of the Return to Training protocol has been agreed following consultation with clubs, players, managers, the PFA, LMA and the Government. Discussions are ongoing as work continues towards resuming the season, when conditions allow.’MORE: ‘The integrity is gone’ – Troy Deeney says Liverpool’s Premier League title win will be sullied by coronavirusMORE: Four more positive coronavirus tests in the Premier League across three clubsFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Advertisementcenter_img Premier League to resume on June 17 with Arsenal vs Man City to headline season restart Arsenal’s players have been training in groups of five at their London Colney complex (Picture: Getty)But a couple of days earlier, Arsenal will travel to the Etihad and Aston Villa will host Sheffield United – with both games having huge ramifications at either end of the table.The current schedule that has been put forward to clubs will see the final round of fixtures played in the last week of July, with the FA Cup final following a week later. Premier League bosses want to quickly get rid of any games in hand (Picture: Getty)The Premier League are now targeting a midweek restart date of June 17 with Arsenal’s game in hand against Manchester City to be the headline fixture to welcome back football.Clubs had been targeting the weekend of June 20 for the season to get back underway, but league bosses have decided to bring that date forward slightly to eliminate any games in hand.As things stand, Arsenal, Sheffield United, Aston Villa and Manchester City have all played one game fewer than the rest of the teams in the division owing to the latter two clubs’ participation in the Carabao Cup final. Advertisementlast_img read more