The proposed winter break would take place in January.
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The Premier League said Tuesday that it is open to introducing a midseason break, with British media reporting that it could be implemented before 2022 as part of the next TV rights deal.In response to media speculation, the Premier League released a statement Tuesday saying it was examining ways to ease fixture congestion, including a winter break.A winter break has long been mooted in the Premier League, not least by overseas coaches who have argued that the existing schedule is too taxing on players.England manager Gareth Southgate, however, expressed doubt in December about whether a break would significantly enhance the team's prospects of winning a first major trophy since 1966 .
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