Scenario 2 sets the Champions League final for August 1

first_imgThus, with the end of the League scheduled for Sunday, July 26 and the Champions League for Saturday, August 1, in the case of Spain a key date would remain to be resolved, the day of the Cup final that Athletic Club and Real Sociedad must play. On the Cup, the RFEF recalls that “it is sovereign to set the date” and also that its purpose is for the final of La Cartuja to be played with the public “So the date will also depend on the instructions the government gives about the stages to lift the quarantine.”Given the the Government has already announced that the last thing it will authorize in the ‘de-escalation’ of the quarantine will be the crowds of the public in all kinds of shows (including sports) it is not ruled out that the Cup final can be played after the summer. UEFA manages three scenarios for the restart of football in Europe. LaLiga President Javier Tebas revealed that the three key dates are May 29, June 6 and June 28. But the plan that gathers the most consensus among the 55 federations that make up UEFA is number 2, with the start of the championships on Friday, June 5, in almost all cases, yes, behind closed doors. Federation sources confirmed to this newspaper that “once the health crisis is over and as long as the government authorizes it, starting on June 5 would mean ending the season before August. But there will be nothing certain until the next UEFA meeting” , which is scheduled for mid-May.In ‘Scenario 2’, the draft by the UEFA competition director, the Italian Giorgio Marchetti, It plans to start on June 5 and, in the case of Spain (where 11 days are missing to conclude the Championship) play eight consecutive weekends with three days during the week. That would allow the Last day of the League on Sunday, July 26, in a unified schedule. The following week he would be free to dispute the Champions League final, which would be either Friday, July 31 or Saturday, August 1, preferably for this second date.last_img