Connect with us

Sports

Just In: German Football Association confirms return of Bundesliga

Published

on

Estimated Reading Time: 1

German Football Association has confirmed the Bundesliga will return on May 16.

The league was suspended in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic on March 13.

DFL CEO Christian Seifert confirms in a press conference that the plan for the Bundesliga is to resume playing on May 16th.

With players being tested once a week, strict protocols around social distancing in training and games being played with a maximum of 322 people in stadiums, the Bundesliga are doing everything possible to protect their players and staff.

DFL CEO Christian Siefert paid tribute to Germany’s politicians and healthcare system amid revealing the Bundesliga plans.

“We have the privilege to live in a country with one of the best health systems in the world and can be thankful.”

However the games will be played behind closed-doors with fans watching from home to contain spread of the virus.

Clubs have been informed of the date and can begin to ramp up training in preparation.

NAN

To continue telling under-reported stories, we need your support for the work we do, donate to https://paystack.com/pay

Also, kindly donate to the work we do using this interim PAYPAL ID https://www.paypal.me/NewsWireNGR.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Wordpress Social Share Plugin powered by Ultimatelysocial
error

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)

Follow by Email
Instagram