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• Lord Sebastian Coe: Playing sport behind closed doors is synthetic

President of World Athletics Seb Coe has said that all sport cannot be played out in front of empty stadiums for too long.

As the Bundesliga and Oslo's Bislett Games prepare for potentially hosting football and athletics from May and June respectively, the thought of excluding fans and asking athletes to perform in empty stadiums beyond short term necessity was described by Coe as "synthetic over the long haul."

"Is it a permanent solution? No of course not," Cole told Sky Sports News. "We want sport to be a driver when we come out of this dreadful period."

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