Football aspires to return behind closed doors from June 5

first_imgBut this whole plan was called into question by a single sentence from President Ceferin, who said on the German channel ZDF that “it may not be possible to play again”. Something that does not match what he himself says in a letter sent to the 55 European federations and that he signs together with Agnelli (ECA) and Olsson (Leagues), and in which he insists that the priority is “to bring all national competitions to an end natural so that the titles are a consequence of the results obtained on the field “.In any case, UEFA wants unity in the block. He did not like the idea of ​​Belgium to end his unfinished League by giving Bruges its champion. And to give an example, it has reminded its 55 affiliated federations that “both the Champions and the Europa League have admission rules who pass by occupying the merit places that are awarded according to the result of each league. “He has done it so that the example of Belgium does not expand, since the Netherlands has made a move to copy that model. The Championship of League can be restarted on June 5, provided that the Government of Spain authorizes it and fulfill the plans that UEFA has drawn up for the various European federations and the hopes that forward coronavirus pandemic, at least to be able to contest the eleven days pending in the First Division behind closed doors. This is the scenario with which it works, in the absence of UEFA itself, based on the development of the Covid-19, auction a cunified booklet that could be released on May 18.Spain and England are the ones that have made the most of UEFA to make the leagues conclude “Even if part of the schedule for next season needs to be invaded.” At the moment it is not an option contemplated by UEFA, which is optimistic about finishing the leagues in the summer. Its director of competitions, Giorgio Marchetti, is working on the calendar that he wants to present in mid-May, and also on the possibility of finishing European competitions in ‘final four’ format, as reported by this newspaper.last_img read more