HE DOESN'T KNOW IF LALIGA WILL RETURN
Rubiales contradicts Tebas: "I am optimistic, but I have my feet on the ground"
Published:15/03/2020 - 19:45h
Updated:15/03/2020 - 19:53h
Luis Rubiales, president of the RFEF, referred to the crisis that is causing the break in LaLiga due to the coronavirus. The former player, unlike Thebes, is not as optimistic about the possible resumption of the competition
Luis Rubiales, president of the Real Spanish Federation of Football, goes to be one of the managers of what occur with LaLiga this season. The maximum mandator of the Spanish football wishes that the stop by the coronavirus finish the before possible and the competition can return. But in spite of this wish, the reality is very distinct and anybody knows to 100% if the football will be able to go back to Spain before summer.
The president spoke with the Chain Cope on all this situation and, on the contrary that Javier Thebes, that ensured that the competition will return and will finalise, he preferred to walk with feet of lead and did not confirm at all. "If it will be able to finish the campaign? I am optimistic by nature, but have the feet in the floor", signalled. His homónimo of LaLiga, instead, said that it is optimistic and that trusts that próximamente go back the football to the stadiums of all Spain.
The ex player of the Raise or of the Xerez confirmed that from the RFEF follow having the distinct stages of which has spoken these weeks. One would be to leave the season in white; another that finish as it is, with the Barça champion and Mallorca, Espanyol and Leganés descended; the another that explained the classification until the first turn and finally, the one who all wish, that is that it can finish the course and can contest all the parties.
"In the Real Spanish Federation of Football follow with the four possible stages of which speak. From the more optimist to the most pessimistic", commented. Rubiales Continued standing out the good to do of all the world to facilitate that LaLiga could stop by fault of the COVID-19. "At the beginning there were people reacia to that suspended , but have to stand out the solidarity", admitted.
The maximum mandator of the RFEF trusts that the situation improve and can be more controlled in the weeks to come. Besides, it recognised that the virus has colado in his personal field. "We speak each day with the CSD and want to think that this curve of infected goes to go down. A fellow of my father-in-law has coronavirus and is normal because it is a virus that is in the air. We have to do it the best possible", said.
Rubiales Is speaking with the UEFA
Finally, on the meeting that the Tuesday has organised the UEFA to decide how proceed, Rubiales did not want to advance at all. The president does not know if they will take unilateral decisions, although it insisted in the four stages regarding LaLiga of which has spoken in several occasions. "I am speaking with Ceferín. There are four available stages as I already said. I do not know if the same Tuesday will know ", concluded.