UEFA wants the Champions League to start on October 20

first_imgStill not knowing what will become of soccer in the short term, UEFA and LaLiga already manage different dates for the start of the 2020-21 season. The employers claim to the RFEF that it is not competent when deciding which clubs will compete in Europe and in the document that has been sent to it, the LaLiga lawyers have mentioned the starting dates that the European body has in mind: “The start of the Champions League and Europa League Group Stage is scheduled for October 20, 2020“They also include in the document when the previous round would be played, who would have to contest the sixth in LaLiga Santander or the seventh, if the Cup winner was already classified: next August 13. In this way, the body chaired by Javier Tebas explains that it is still early to determine who can get the pass and, failing that, that is not the responsibility of the Royal Spanish Football Federation. Be that as it may, UEFA’s proposal for next season could be modified if the spread of the pandemic prevents the return of the competition in the coming months. The European football regulatory organization, in fact, has always advocated for the end of the season and even has sent a notice to Belgium, after the pre-agreement of the parties involved to permanently suspend the remainder of the campaign.LaLiga, on September 12?Meanwhile, Javier Tebas and his team are considering the possibility that the new season of the national league championship will begin on September 12. LaLiga remains in calendar negotiations with UEFA and, although the future is uncertain, it already manages that option. In any case, the priority today is to be able to reach an agreement so that the 2019-20 season is completed without major setbacks and always preserving the health of all those involved.last_img read more