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EPL set to boycott social media for four days

One of the biggest and entertaining leagues in the world right now is the English Premier League. The league has over years entertained the football world with it's great clubs and players. Clubs like Liverpool, Manchester United, Aston Villa, Fulham, Chelsea and a lot more are all English Premier League clubs. The league is currently ranked by Uefa as the biggest football league in Europe. Some of the goodness is also attributed to world star players in the league. The likes of Mo Salah, Paul Pogba, Jack Grealish, Ilkay Gundogan, Thiago Silva and Lacazette are all featured.

The question has always been, what is football without fans? That should not be all since footballers form the greatest part of the whole project. But many football fans out of anger and love for their clubs go very high. They take to the social media platforms of these footballers, unaccepted words. These acts affects most players as some are forced to even abandon their social media. Some are traumatized with such words and lose confidence. 

As a sign of the players' uncomfortability with these acts, they instituted the knee take at the beginning of every match. For about a whole year now, things are even going out of hand and so the various epl teams and players have stated to boycott social media for four days. This has triggered support from other sports personalities like Lewis Hamilton to help prevent it.

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