OWING TO THE CORONAVIRUS
This is how LaLiga would decide in case of permanent suspension
Published:11/03/2020 - 20:04h
Updated:12/03/2020 - 12:12h
By the moment, only has decided the dispute of parties to enclosed door, but a graver propagation of the coronavirus could finish with the suspension of LaLiga
The coronavirus follows keeping in alert to the world-wide population and already is beginning to affect to the world of the sport. In concrete, in Italy, where the propagation has been more intense (registering figures of 12462 infected and 827 died), has suspended all sportive activity until the next day 3 April, what will suppose the postponement of the three next days.
Spain already adds 2140 cases diagnosed with 54 deaths, a fast and violent propagation by which already have taken decisions in the Spanish football. A priori they suspended all the no professional football matchs and, besides, decreed the closing of the stadiums of First and Second Division and the dispute of the two next days without public in the terracings.
Nevertheless, the measures of caution have extremado in the last hours and the Real Spanish Federation of Football (RFEF), in communion with the LFP, has decided to suspend the two next days ligueras, as minimum. Given the propagation of the coronavirus, would not be descartable even the total suspension of the championship suspender belt of the present season in function of how evolve the situation.
If finally the coronavirus avoids that they contest the parties during a prolonged period of time, will be impossible to recover all the complete days and could suspend definitively the championship.
There would be champion of League?
According to the informations published by Sport, the federative regulation collects in the article 188, that treats the "alteration of the competitions and of the periods of registration". East explains that "in case of greater strength or exceptional circumstances, the RFEF will be able to suspend total or partially the competitions, as well as prorrogar or reduce the periods of registrations in coordination, in his case, with the National League of Professional Football, when like this it result legally timely".
The article specifies, in his second point, that "treating of the National Championships of League of First and Second Division, the proposals on the development of the competition, final classification and determination of the victorious clubs, correspond to the LNFP, requiring the previous agreement of the RFEF to carry them to effect". That is to say, LaLiga would decide the champion in agreement with the RFEF and, if there was not consensus, the final decision recaería in Luis Rubiales.