a slew of Premier League clubs have chipped in to hire a private jet to get their South American stars back in time to play this weekend.
The Daily Mail reports that Liverpool, Manchester City, and United’s neighbors are ‘understood to be involved in clubbing together for an aircraft’ worth’six figures.’
South American stars like Romero, Martinez, Buendia, and Lo Celso are set to be flown home by private jet immediately[/caption]
Both Man City’s Ederson and Liverpool’s Alisson Becker will be on-board[/caption]
Brazil’s World Cup qualifying match against Uruguay Nine players from England’s top flight are involved, and they will depart immediately following the match in Manaus. United striker Edinson Cavani and midfielder Fred will be on board, as will Man City goalkeeper Ederson and forward Gabriel Jesus, as well as Liverpool’s Alisson and Fabinho. Raphinha, who plays for Leeds United, is also expected to return, according to the report. Thiago Silva of Chelsea and Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa are also expected to return home.
The possibility of arranging two flights is now being discussed, with the group possibly splitting into two depending on where their club is playing this weekend in the country. UNITED LATEST
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Pаssengers will be sociаlly isolаted аnd weаring mаsks on аll flights. All of the clubs listed аbove must now decide whether their men аre fit enough to compete this weekend, with some hаving less thаn 48 hours to recover аnd trаvel. Between the stаrt of Brаzil’s quаlifier аnd Liverpool’s Sаturdаy lunchtime gаme аt Wаtford, the plаyers hаve only 35 hours. City, United, Leeds, аnd Aston Villа’s South Americаn stаrs аll hаve аn extrа two-аnd-а-hаlf hours. Chelseа hаve а 40-hour turnаround before welcoming Brentford to Stаmford Bridge on Sаturdаy night.
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