Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox!
The Tokyo Olympics is set to take place behind closed doors after the Japanese Government enforced a state of emergency across the city.
10,000 spectators were expected at the Games, which begin on July 23, despite a ban on overseas fans earlier this year.
However, a surge in Covid-19 cases means athletes will need to compete in empty stadiums and arenas.
July 7 saw 920 new cases of the virus in Tokyo, which was the highest amount since May 13.
And Japanese politicians have taken the decision to place the capital in a state of emergency for the fourth time since the start of the pandemic last year.
We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story as it unfolds.
For all the latest news, make sure you visit: dailystar.co.uk/sport/football
And you can stay up to date with all the must-see headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you.
Don't forget to follow us on Twitter @DailyStar_Sport – the official Daily Star & dailystar.co.uk Sport Twitter account – providing real news in real time.
We're also on Facebook @DailyStarFootball – offering unmissable news, features, videos and pictures throughout the day for you to like, comment and share from the Daily Star, Daily Star on Sunday and dailystar.co.uk.
Source: Read Full Article