Footballers must be role models and stop flouting coronavirus rules, Aston Villa chief executive Christian Purslow warned on Monday. Villa captain Jack Grealish is one of a host of Premier League stars to break the lockdown restrictions since the pandemic hit. The England winger was fined two weeks wages for his offence last year.
Leicester City moved in behind Manchester United at the head of the standings with a 2-0 success over Southampton.
Two of the English top-flight's five best players will do battle when Liverpool meet Manchester United at Anfield.