Elite football has returned in Germany with its top two divisions – the Bundesliga and 2.Bundesliga – back in action over the weekend.

Strict health & safety protocols were in place off the pitch, including 2m social distancing and the wearing of face masks.

I spoke to German football writer Craig Bratt from VAVEL Bundesliga about how the Bundesliga return has taken place and what this might mean for elite football in England. I gave this update earlier today on Facebook:

An update on the German football restart and what this could mean for the UK

Posted by James Pegg – Journalist & Broadcaster on Monday, May 18, 2020

In addition, today’s ‘News in a Minute’ summary can also be found below: