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UEFA Suspend Champions League, Europa League Matches Over Coronavirus

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The Union of European Soccer Affiliation (UEFA) have suspended all Champions League and Europa League matches billed for subsequent week over the coronavirus outbreak.

In an announcement by UEFA on Friday, the physique stated the choice which additionally entails matches within the UEFA Youth League after a gathering of the representatives of the 55-member organisation, the board of the European Membership Affiliation and the European Leagues and FIFPro.

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UEFA defined that the suspension “includes the remaining UEFA Champions League, Round of 16 second leg matches scheduled on 17 and 18 March 2020; all UEFA Europa League, Round of 16 second leg matches scheduled on 19 March 2020; all UEFA Youth League, quarter-final matches scheduled on 17 and 18 March 2020.”

In keeping with UEFA, the brand new dates for the affected video games shall be introduced in the end simply as they stated, “the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League quarter-final draws scheduled for 20 March have also been postponed.”

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