Arsenal striker Thierry Henry holds up the ball in celebration after scoring a goal in a Premier League match

Previous Toolbox striker Thierry Henry is among the favourites for induction into the Premier League Hall of Fame

The inaugural Premier League Hall of Fame ceremony has been cancelled due to the fact that of the coronavirus break out.

Two gamers were set to be inducted at Thursday’s occasion in London and a shortlist of candidates for future addition, chose by fans, was likewise to be revealed.

The Premier League is yet to announce prepare for revealing their names.

All elite football in Britain has actually been suspended till at least 3 April as an outcome of the spread of coronavirus.

Premier League clubs are set to satisfy on Thursday to go over prospective ways forward in the wake of Uefa, European football’s governing body, making its own strategies clear on Tuesday.

The setting up of the Premier League Hall of Popularity was announced last month.

Candidates should have retired and only a player’s Premier League career is considered.

A different English Football Hall of Fame has existed considering that 2002 and is housed at the National Football Museum.