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The enormous losses that coronavirus crisis could cause in the major european leagues

Published:21/03/2020 - 10:17h

Updated:21/03/2020 - 10:17h

The coronavirus has become a common enemy for the world of football, which is already looking for solutions to the crisis. These are the enormous losses that this situation could cause in the major european leagues

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The world of the football goes on doing in front of the crisis of the coronavirus, that has loomed his present and the next future. The sportive authorities opted for stopping all activity until further orders, and in a marked panorama by the uncertainty analyse all the possible stages and the solutions that will develop to recover the normality. When there are not risks for the health, the priority is to go back to play.

The signature KPMG has made a study on the economic impact that this situation could have in the five big European leagues, that serve like reference to the rest of championships of the continent and that work beside UEFA and FIFA so that the guarantees impose to the doubts. What suceda in Spain, England, Germany, Italy and France will be decisive, and a definite stop would certify the worst of the denouements.

According to this information, the losses would be millionaire if the season 2019-20 did not arrive to complete , what would put in check so much to the organisms rectors as, especially, to the clubs. For the time being, all they work with the hypothesis that sooner or later the conditions will improve and will be able to occupy the gaps left by the Euro and the Glass America, that were moved by common decision to the summer of 2021.

The Premier League would be the competition with a greater hole, estimated between 1.150 and 1.250 million euros. The fall would be cimentada in the contratazo that regulates his rights of transmission, that would leave between 700 and 800 millions in the air. Besides, it is necessary to take into account the income that suppose the sale of entrances and corresponding services to the parties and the commercial plot, planted between the 250 and 300 'kilos'.

To the English thump would follow him the ones of LaLiga, with global losses of 800 to 950 millions (500-600 in rights of television and 150-200 of commercial exploitation); the Bundesliga, that would sack from among 650 and 750 millions (300-400 in television and 200-250 of commercial exploitation); and the Series To, that would leave of ingresar between 550 and 650 millions (350-450 in TV and 100-150 to commercial level). It Tie it 1 it would be the less prejudiced, although his sinking enciphers between 300 and 400 million euros if it does not restart (150-200 in TV and 100-150 to commercial level).

The leagues encourage to recover the football

For the moment, the health is the maximum priority, but the Leagues already encourage for recovering the football when it happen the storm. The aim is to lengthen the course and take advantage of the months of May, June and even June, to contest all the meetings of the domestic and international competitions and minimise the losses, even contemplating conditionings like the possible commitments to enclosed door.

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