There will be no football or futsal matches the next two weekends in Spain as a preventive measure for the coronavirus. The Spanish Football Federation has taken this step arguing that“It has been found that there is a real impossibility to play football matches and develop training in certain cities and / or territories of our country.”
In this waythe next two days in Second B, Third, regional categories and base football are postponed, in addition to futsal competitions.
The Asturian Football Federation has also issued another statement in which it joins this measure and announces that there will be no football from prebenjamines to Preferential Regional.
The text of the Federation’s statement is detailed below:
“This decision is taken because from the RFEFwe must guarantee the HOMOGENEITY of football competitions, integrity and the necessary competitive balance, and since it has been verified that there is a real impossibility to play football matches and develop training in certain cities and / or territories of our country.
The Monitoring Committee, which met urgently this morning, has agreed to elevate to the Delegate Committee, which meets today, the adoption of the following measures as of today, always under the coordination and supervision of the sports and health authorities .
Upon evaluation of the new situation, the RFEF informs all Territorial Federations and other players in the world of football that, in accordance with articles 4, 5 and 42, 3 a) of the RFEF Statutes, they will propose to the Commission Delegate of the RFEF Assembly, which meets today as a matter of urgency, a whole set of measures, including:
-That all matches of the non-professional State Soccer and Futsal Competitions will be suspended as of today for a period of two weeks.
– That all the matches of the Competitions of Soccer and Futsal of Autonomous Field in all the disciplines and in all the categories are recommended to the Territorial Federations that adopt the decision that they consider more opportune depending on the circumstances in each territory and always and In any case, in agreement with the health and sports authorities of each Autonomous Community. However, the RFEF advises the suspension of all matches for a period of two weeks.
These decisions will be subject to the changes that we are advised at all times from the health and sports authorities