Turkey has suspended the draw of the national football League and all football activities due to the pandemic coronavirus. The pause will cover all professional and Amateur competitions.
“the football Federation of Turkey (FFT) confirmed that all football activities in the country were suspended because of the spread of coronavirus. The suspension is immediate and includes all professional and Amateur competition”, – said the press service of the FFT on Twitter.
the country’s sports Minister Mehmet Muharrem Kasapoglu announced the suspension for an indefinite period as a precaution all competitions in football, volleyball and basketball in the country.
The Turkish Federation can confirm that all football activities have been suspended in Turkey because of the spread of coronavirus. This suspension is immediate and includes all professional and amateur competitions.
— TFF (@TFF_Org) March 19, 2020
Earlier, the authorities of Turkey announced that the number infected with the coronavirus in the country has increased to 191.
So, the only one in Europe football tournament in the top division, which continues in a pandemic coronavirus, remained in the championship of Belarus. It starts on Friday with a match between Minsk “Energy-BSU” and BATE Borisov.
In Belarus, according to official data, 51 ill.
“We are in constant contact and receive operational information on the situation in the country. I think if something was wrong, we would be of the same presidential administration said: “Children, you nonsense do not engage. Stop”. We would have corrected. If there is an adverse epidemiological situation in the country, then Yes. But it is not yet. The figures are there, do not give cause something to stop”, – quotes Tribuna.com the Chairman of the local Federation footballand Vladimir Bazanov.
Championship the rest of the continent is suspended or delayed start if the start of the championship is scheduled for March.
a championship of Russia on football on March 17 was suspended due to a pandemic, at least until April 10. About the future of the tournament clubs will negotiate in the first week of April depending on the development of the situation with the spread of the virus.