Setting Expectations: Dr. Zeke Emanuel + Aly Wagner

Setting Expectations: Dr. Zeke Emanuel + Aly Wagner

Coronavirus and Sports - April 15, 2020 - 27:51

What do medical experts think about the appropriate timeline for sports to return? Bioethicist and Special Advisor to the Director General of the World Health Organization Dr. Ezekiel "Zeke" Emanuel discusses what he believes is a realistic outlook for sports and society as whole while the medical community works to produce a vaccine for COVID-19. Then, former U.S. Women's National Team player and FOX Sports analyst Aly Wagner breaks down what the pandemic means for the USWNT, NWSL, and women's soccer around the globe.

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SI's Coronavirus and Sports podcast is bringing you stories and news updates about how the COVID-19 global pandemic is impacting the world of professional sports. Hosted by Luis Miguel Echegaray, this series will explore all the ways in which athletes, teams, leagues, fans, and everyone else in and around pro sports are dealing with the fallout from a completely unprecedented event. Listen every weekday as we all look to understand: What happens to sports when there are no sports?