Europe’s top football leagues are ready to return

When the Covid-19 pandemic situation is somewhat “cooled off” in Europe, it is also the time when the top football competitions “the old continent” are planning to return to complete the 2019/20 season.

Tonight (16.5), the ball in the German league (Bundesliga) will officially roll back with 6 matches in the round 26. After 25 rounds have passed, Bayern Munich is leading the rankings with 55 points, more than 2 points against Dortmund.

Players in the Bundesliga practice waiting for “re-export”

As such, the Bundesliga is the European tournament back to the earliest post-Covid-19 era. Previously, this tournament also had a lot of difficulties in determining the return time, but thanks to the Government ‘green light’ and the efforts of the Organizing Committee, the new tournament came back soon in order to complete the 2019 season. 20.

It can be said that the Italian league (Serie A) is the most difficult tournament to roll the ball back but recently, the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) announced that certainly Serie A season 2019/20 will Reboot next month. After 27 rounds, Juventus is leading the rankings with 63 points, 1 point higher than the second team Lazio.

Similarly, the British government has decided that professional sports events in the country will continue to be banned until at least 1.6. This means the English Premier League can return in the next month.

Initially, the most attractive tournament on the planet put the plan back on June 12, but after a meeting between the Organizing Committee and 20 clubs recently agreed to officially return to take place after one week, which means June 19.

After 29 rounds in the Premier League, Liverpool is leading the rankings with 82 points, 25 points ahead of the second team Man City.

La Liga coming back next month

Along with that, the organizers of the Spanish league football (La Liga) recently confirmed it will bring the rest of the 2019/20 season back on 12.6 and 20 clubs will have 35 days to play 11 rounds.

After 29 rounds, Barcelona is leading with 58 points, 2 points ahead of Real Madrid. Besides, the Portuguese league and Turkish championship are also scheduled to return next month.

Some European football leagues have got back

German football has come back

The social order of restraining order will continue to be maintained in Germany until the end of August but the German football tournament – Bundesliga will surely be back on May 9 with a series of strict disease prevention measures.

Without a last-minute change, the Bundesliga will become the first major tournament in Europe to return after a long delay. A very positive signal when the pandemic peak has passed and football, an emotional economic industry returns to daily life.

Football regulators in Germany are actively contacting the federal government to promote a plan to allow the Bundesliga back in the context of the country’s relaxed social measures.

An online meeting will take place soon and the German Football Federation (DFB), the Bundesliga Organizing Committee 1 and 2 and 36 professional clubs will discuss restarting the tournament from May 9. Many teams have allowed players to rehearse even small groups, with Augsburg pioneering on March 23!

Crowded events are not allowed in Germany until the end of August, so soccer matches will take place on a field with no spectators. The Bundesliga Organizing Committee has submitted a 41-page plan on how to organize the remaining rounds of the 2019-2020 season with a limited number of members of two teams, members of the Organizing Committee and the press. allowed to appear on and off the pitch, about 320 people per game.

Every European nation is focusing its attention on the Netherlands and Belgium, the two countries have announced the cancellation of the championship and are trying to come up with a “post-season” solution.

Premier League

Particularly, the “Big Five” group of 5 major European football leagues will certainly not go against the stand of UEFA. After the Bundesliga, Italy’s Serie A hopes to continue the 2019-2020 season on closed football fields in June. The Spanish and French courts will also certainly come back, albeit a little later. 

With the English Premier League, the government is considering addressing a plan to resume operations proposed by the English Football Association (FA). This includes gathering teams in one venue and playing on the airfield. the audience with a density of 4 matches per day or gathered to a few yards to isolate.

Details of the time when the European football leagues return

After the COVID-19 pandemic eased, European football leagues were scheduled to return. Here is a scheduled time to return for the aforementioned tournaments.

The Great Battle of Tottenham against Manchester United will be the most awaiting match after the return of the English Premier League.

Premier League 

Expected June 19. Originally, the Premier League was scheduled to return June 12.

However, in a meeting of players, the Football Association of England (FA), the Association of British Professional Players (PFA) and medical experts admitted, the Premier League re-start on June 12 is impossible.

The reason is that the players can only return to training from 18-5, and it takes a long time to regain form. Therefore, the organizers decided to postpone the day one more week, from June 12 to June 19. The Premier League re-starts with a epic match between Tottenham and Manchester United.

After 29 rounds, Liverpool are leading the rankings with 82 points, 25 points more than the second team Man City.

Italian League (Serie A)

Expected June 13. This decision was made after a meeting between the organizers and representatives of 20 clubs on May 13. However, in order for the tournament to take place, Serie A organizers still need to get government approval.

Serie A this season has 12 more rounds to finish. Currently, Juventus is leading the rankings with 63 points (26 matches), one point higher than the second team Lazio.

German Championship (Bundesliga)

Expected on 16-5. The Bundesliga is the earliest European national championship back. Before being postponed, the Bundesliga took 25 rounds. Bayern Munich is leading the rankings with 55 points, right behind is Dortmund with 4 points worse.

League of Spain (La Liga)

Expected on 12-6. After coming back, the matches in La Liga will have no audience. The tournament has only 11 rounds and is expected to kick for more than 1 month to officially close. Barcelona is currentlyleading La Liga with 58 points, 2 more than Real Madrid.

Portuguese Championship (Primeira Liga)

Expected on 4-6. Upon his return, Primeira Liga will play in an audience-free stadium and the players will be tested strictly for 48 hours before the game.

Primeira Liga has 10 more rounds to end. Currently, Porto is leading the rankings with 60 points (24 matches), one more than the second ranked team Benfica.

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The announcement from UEFA comes before Arsenal’s Arteta coach was confirmed positive for the corona virus.

Shortly thereafter, the series of second leg of the Champions League round of 16 took place at dawn on March 18 between Man City against Real Madrid and Juventus against Lyon was officially delayed because of the spread of Covid- 19. Earlier, two Europa League matches between Inter and Getafe, AS Roma and Sevilla were also delayed.

The British Prime Minister confirmed that football activities in the foggy country could be delayed indefinitely after the news that Arteta was infected with the corona virus. The organizers of the Premier League will have urgent meetings to come up with the best solution. At this time, only the match between Arsenal and Brighton in the 30th Premier League has been officially delayed.

The Organizing Committee of Serie A previously announced the postponement of the tournament until April 3. Gazetta reported that the number one tournament in pasta country could be delayed longer if the situation does not improve.

On the afternoon of 12/3, La Liga announced to postpone the tournament at least 2 rounds to wait for the situation. The decision was made after Real Madrid announced that all of its football players had to be quarantined. The reason is that a Real Madrid basketball player is positive for Covid-19. Real football and basketball teams share the same training ground.

By the evening of the same day, the Dutch government also announced that it would stop all football activities of the country until further notice. Marca reported that the Bundesliga even considered the possibility of ending the season early if things didn’t improve.

All football activities in the Netherlands have been banned

Guardian commented with the current situation, it is likely that UEFA will offer a solution to postpone the Champions League and Europa League, move EURO 2020 to 2021. This will help the league in England, Italy or many other countries in Europe. Europe could end the season in the summer.

This is the best solution for the parties. If EURO 2020 is started as expected, there will be no time for the Football Association members to make up the compensation schedule when the club season is delayed.

European football is facing the most difficult problem in history (Part 1)

Covid-19 pandemic is somewhat out of control in Europe makes all old continental football activities can be delayed indefinitely.

The fact that Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta is confirmed positive for the corona virus is rocking English football in particular and European football in general.

Before Arteta, European football recorded at least 4 cases of players playing in infected big leagues. However, the fact that a top coach, who is always in contact with many football players and characters, is infected creates a new risk.

Coach Arteta can contact hundreds of people after infection

Until the beginning of this week, UEFA and many Football Federation members still believed that football activities could take place normally, even though it took place in an audience field. The leaders of European football believe that the Covid-19 pandemic has not yet made a significant impact on the sport of the king, and the season must continue.

However, subsequent cases of consecutive Serie A and Bundesliga players were positive for corona virus. Recently coach Arsenal Arteta.

Old continental football is facing a major threat from the Covid-19 pandemic. So far, the media recorded at least 6 cases of football players and coaches positive for corona virus.

Serie A has 2 cases including Juventus defender Daniele Rugani and Sampdoria striker Manolo Gabbiadini. The Bundesliga 2 received two cases, defenders Timo Hubers and Jannes Horn, both of Hannover 96. The Premier League recorded the case of Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and Chelsea midfielder Callum Hudson-Odoi.

The Guardian revealed that the number of people quarantined by contact with Arteta could reach more than 100, including many football players and celebrities. Earlier, the Leicester City club confirmed that many players are being quarantined themselves because of signs of infection.

Will the Champions League be delayed indefinitely?

Champions League matches will be postponed instead of playing in an unpopulated state.

On the evening of March 12, UEFA announced that it would meet to discuss the plans to organize European Cups and EURO 2020.

A source from L’Equipe confirmed that UEFA considers the possibility of EURO being moved to 2021, to make time for the top European leagues to end the 2019/20 season. Besides, the Champions League and Europa League are likely to be delayed indefinitely to wait for new developments.