Danny Rose slams ‘f***ing joke’ plan to bring Prem back as ‘lives are at risk’

first_img3DANNY ROSE slammed plans to bring football back, fuming: “I don’t give a f*** about the nation’s morale – lives are at risk.”The Premier League is plotting a return in June, with the Government keen to lift the country’s spirits.3 Rose hit back at the suggestion of football returning soonCredit: Getty Images – Getty3 The left-back made the comments in a live Instagram videoBut the Newcastle defender, on loan from Tottenham, is aghast at plans to return while death rates remain high.On Instagram, Rose blasted: “It’s a f****** joke, I’m not even going to lie.“The Government is saying bring football back because it’s going to boost the nation’s morale, I don’t give a f*** about the nation’s morale.”People’s lives are at risk, you know what I mean?“Football shouldn’t even be spoken about coming back until the numbers have dropped massively. It’s b*******.”We’ll see, I think I’m getting tested on Friday, so we’ll just have to wait and see. “I listened to the announcement, no football until June 1st or something, I don’t even pay attention to any of that.”I’m sad that people are getting sick and being affected. Football should be the last of things that need to be sorted.”I think everyone will get tested as soon as they get back and we’ll see what happens.“I just hope the numbers stay low so we can get back to normal as soon as possible.”⚠️ Read our coronavirus in sport live blog for the latest news & updateslatest sports newsCommentPHIL THOMASDiving and whining was never a good look and will seem worse after lockdownExclusive’I’M IN A BAD WAY’Ex-England star Kenny Sansom talks for first time since being attackedExclusiveBOURNE AGAINHowe says Cherries are stronger after lockdown with FIVE fit-again starsExclusiveSWAN THAT GOT AWAYSwansea wanted £3m Davies three years ago but couldn’t get work permitExclusiveMARK MY WORDSJennings reveals life story from adoption to drug abuse and suicide attemptsNEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticAWAY DAYSMartin Skelly remembers county’s day in the sun when Dublin rocked into townBAYERN 5 DUSSELDORF 0Lewa bags two as Bayern thump rivals to close on 8th straight titlePremier League officials held a videoconference with the 20 clubs on Monday in a bid to continue preparations for football’s comeback.The issue of neutral venues as not voted on but there is a desire from the top-flight to represent clubs’ concerns on the matter in talks with police and Government authorities.Medical protocols for players were also chewed over ahead of the start of training before a proposed June 12 kick-off for matches behind closed doors.CORONAVIRUS CRISIS – STAY IN THE KNOWDon’t miss the latest news and figures – and essential advice for you and your family.To receive The Sun’s Coronavirus newsletter in your inbox every tea time, sign up here.To follow us on Facebook, simply ‘Like’ our Coronavirus page.Get Britain’s best-selling newspaper delivered to your smartphone or tablet each day – find out more.last_img read more