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Tebas, about the date of the 'Clásico': "December 18 can not be, there is Cup"

Published:17/10/2019 - 15:59h

Updated:17/10/2019 - 15:59h

Javier Tebas denied the possibility that the Classic will pass from October 26 to December 18 because the Copa del Rey playoffs will begin that week. The president of LaLiga continues to think that the ideal is for the Classic to be played in Madrid

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The Committee of Competition would have to take the decision of when plays the Classical this same Thursday. The president of the Real Spanish Federation of Football, Luis Rubiales, affirmed today there will be an extraordinary meeting for deliberar on this subject. The options that there is on the table are to keep the date, postpone it to another day or that the gone play in Madrid.

The FC Barcelona already has presented his allegations to communicate that it will not accept that the party play in Santiago Bernabéu. The culés do not want to change the dates stipulated, but will not deny to postpone the meeting and play it another day. In this case, was saying that on 18 December would be the day chosen to establish the date of the Classical.

But Javier Thebes has wanted to shatter this day in his last statements. The president of LaLiga already spoken with the agency EFE and has explained that the eliminatory of Glass of the King begin this same day and is not possible that the party play the 18. "They speak of the date of 18 December when there is Glass of the King this day. This day can not be, it will be necessary to seat and establish which date", affirmed.

The president left clear that the Glass already has sufficient problems as to do something like this. "I think that if it already has remained desert the contest of Glass of Rey, if on they put him the Classical, seems me that it goes to remain súper empty". Thebes only wants that the crash play in Santiago Bernabéu. "I expect that the Committee decide that it can change the order", commented.

On the reason of the that have filtered that the date chosen is the 18 also pronounced . "They are these things that filter , that say that it says the Federation. I do not think that me the Federation say any date, because the one who will have to put it in the table will be the Committee of Competition because there is a different procedure. Now we, the League, initiate a procedure of alteration of the calendar", explained.

The Glass plays the 17, 18 and 19 December

It is necessary to clear that the week of 18 December will begin the first eliminatory of Glass, with 56 parties divided in three dates. The first batch of meetings will be the 17, the second the 18 and the last the 19. Play the Classical this day would suppose to have to change the calendar so much of the Madrid and of the Barça, as of his rivals. If it can not be in this date, Competition will have to say when and where plays the commitment suspender belt.

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