UEFA suspends its two competitions. Champions League and Europa League matches they will not be played next week. The return of the knockout stages of the Champions League must be held on a different date than the one scheduled.

03/13/2020

Act. 03/17/2020 at 14:04
CET

Antonio Tuachi

In the Europa League the situation is just as troubling. There are teams that have already played the first leg and others, such as Getafe, Rome, Seville and Inter, have not yet played the first leg.

The statement is as follows:

After the events due to the spread of COVID-19 in Europe and related decisions made by different governments, All UEFA club competition matches scheduled for next week are postponed.

This includes the remaining matches of the UEFA Champions League, round of 16, scheduled for March 17-18, 2020; all UEFA Europa League round of 16 second leg matches scheduled for 19 March 2020; All UEFA Youth League quarterfinal matches scheduled for March 17-18, 2020.

The dates on which the suspended matches will be played are not yet known. In addition, the draw for the quarterfinals will also be postponed, as reported by UEFA:

As a consequence of the postponements, UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League quarterfinal draws scheduled for March 20 have also been postponed.

In the light of developments due to the spread of COVID-19 in Europe and related decisions made by different governments, all UEFA club competitions matches scheduled next week are postponed. #UCL and #UEL quarter-final draws have also been postponed.

Full statement:

– UEFA (@UEFA) March 13, 2020

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