La Liga finally joins other European Leagues in their indefinite suspension amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Spanish League has agreed with The Royal Spanish Football Federation to suspend the Spanish Professional league until further notice.
The update was passed via La Liga official website, Laliga.com a few minutes back as the body aims to protect its players.
Claims have revealed in the past that the virus can easily fasten itself on Sport-men’s body than any other individuals and in the past days, several players across European Leagues have been infected by the virus.
Although there has been a significant decrease in the death rate and an encouraging number of increase in the recovery rate, La Liga believes its best to keep its players safely out of the crowd until the virus is gone totally.
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Below is the official announcement from Laliga.
“The Monitoring Commission established by the current RFEF-LaLiga Coordination Agreement AGREES the suspension of professional football competitions until the authorities of the Government of Spain and the General Administration of the State consider that they can be resumed without creating any health risk.”
“Both the RFEF and LaLiga wish to express our greatest public gratitude to all those who are dedicating their best efforts to provide essential services to the Spanish people and also share our condolences for all the deceased and a warm embrace from the world of football to the many families that are losing loved ones.”