BECAUSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS THREAT
Bad news for LaLiga: The Government, for the moment, does not contemplate the return of public
Published:1/08/2020 - 17:57h
Updated:1/08/2020 - 17:57h
LaLiga has already started working with the 2020-21 season in mind, but it has received bad news. The coronavirus crisis is still a threat in Spain and the Government, at the moment, does not contemplate the return of public to the stadiums
It does some weeks that LaLiga came to an end, and in the sight already is the planning of the season 2020-21. Javier Thebes and his associated treat to resolve the jaleo of Second Division, and in the meantime design a leaf of route that will not be simple. The campaign that comes will begin with delay and with a lot of obligations, since they accumulate the commitments for contesting but keep the measures of security.
According to the newspaper 'Sport', the forecasts of future have given a twist and the Government will not authorise for the moment the turn of the public to the stadiums. The day 21 June gave by resolved the state of alarm and the country ingresó in the call 'new normality', what gave new hopes to the world of the sport. But the current situation, with burgeon and an increase of the contagions, would have braked in dry the optimism.
In the last drafts of the programming of the tournament contemplated a gradual return of the fans that will remain in the air at least until it check if the pandemia can control with the measures applied recently. The steps to give had to evaluate in function of how advanced the panorama to national level, and aimed to 30% and 50% of occupation of the terracings before recovering the total capacity.
The quoted half concrete that it will be the Upper Council of Sports (CSD) the one who take a definite decision in this regard, attending to the Royal decree of Urgent Measures of prevention containment and coordination to face up to the sanitary crisis ocasionada by the Covid-19. In this affirms that "the decisions adopted by said organ will attend of way prioritaria to the sanitary circumstances as well as to the need to protect so much to the sportsmen as to the citizen assistants to the activities and sportive competitions".
Like this, the group of work that organises the domestic competitions will announce his verdict in brief, but everything is directing to more restrictions, caution and patience before the football can reencontrarse with one of his distinctive elements. The CSD is in permanent contact with the Ministry of Health and the Autonomous Communities, and at the same time with LaLiga, the Real Spanish Federation of Football (RFEF) and the Association of Professional Footballers (AFE).
Bad news for LaLiga... And for the clubs
The bad news are not only for LaLiga, since to confirm these forecasts, the clubs will see struck again. The turn of the followers to the stadiums had to be the first step in the economic recovery, that now will see postponed until further orders if there is not possibility to continue advancing. The financial stability of numerous entities is dangerously loomed, and it will be necessary to bet by answers such as you Are, discounts salariales or adjust of personnel and sales not to risk to greater problems.