Skilled soccer in Spain will stay suspended till additional discover to restrict the unfold of coronavirus, La Liga and the Spanish Soccer Federation (RFEF) introduced on Monday.
La Liga and the RFEF stated matches within the high two divisions will solely resume when the Spanish authorities resolve there is no such thing as a longer any well being danger.
Fixtures had beforehand been suspended for 2 weeks from March 12 however there was no expectation they might restart this weekend, with the disaster persevering with to escalate.
The overall variety of deaths as a consequence of coronavirus in Spain handed 2,000 on Sunday, making it the third worst-affected nation on the earth, behind solely Italy and China.
The Spanish authorities declared a state of alarm on March 14 and intends to increase the lockdown imposed on the inhabitants till not less than April 11.
A joint assertion from La Liga and the RFEF learn:
“The Monitoring Commission established by the current RFEF-La Liga 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 they can be resumed without creating any health risk.”