Tottenham's Premier League match against Brighton postponed after Covid-19 outbreak

The match between Spurs and Seagulls was postponed due to the outbreak of coronaviruses at the club.

The Spurs' game against Rennes was called off after eight players and five staff tested positive for Covid-19.

The rearranged match between Spurs and the Seagulls was granted by the league board.

The game has been postponed due to the health of the players and staff, the league said in a statement.

The rearranged fixture will be announced soon.

The first-team training centre at Spurs has been closed due to the club's ongoing outbreak, and Antonio Conte said he was scared by the situation.

We should like to apologize to everyone at the two stadiums and to both of their supporters and ours for any interruption caused.

Both clubs should be thanked for their understanding during these challenging times.

On December 16th, Spurs will play host toLeicester and then on December 19th they will play host toLiverpool in the Carabao Cup.