Tyrone Mings: Premier League players ‘last to be consulted’ over ‘financially driven’ restart

Mings (left) says players accept Project Restart is “financially driven”

Aston Villa’s Tyrone Mings says the players were the “last people to be consulted” over the Premier League’s “financially driven” ‘Project Restart’.

The Premier League is set to resume on 17 June following its shutdown because of the coronavirus outbreak.

There were no positive results in the most recent batch of tests at clubs and the UK government says sport can return behind closed doors from Monday.

Defender Mings, 27, also claimed players are “commodities in the game”.

Speaking to the Daily Mail,