EPL to restart without masks and ball boys and girls

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Players and coaching staff in England will not be required to wear masks at stadiums when the PL restarts on Wednesday.

Players will be encouraged not to spit or clear their noses and not to break social distancing during goal celebrations.

There will be no ball boys or girls and a system of sterilised replacement balls will be used.

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