July 11, 2020, 13:38

    FIGC sets August 20 deadline for completion of Serie A

    FIGC sets August 20 deadline for completion of Serie A

    The Italian football federation (FIGC) has set a deadline of August 20 for the completion of the current season, and a September 1 start-date for the following campaign.

    The ruling applies to Serie A, B and C, and will involve a contingency plan for promotion and relegation play-offs and a co-efficient system should the season have to be curtailed.

    Italian clubs were the given the all-clear to resume training by the Italian government this week, but matches will not resume until the middle of next month.

    Juventus are desperate to wrap up another Serie A title (Martin Rickett/PA)

    A statement read: “The FIGC has expressed its willingness to restart and complete the national professional competition by setting the last closing date for Serie A, B and C competitions to 20 August.

    “Prior to the re-start of the competitive activity, it will be the responsibility of the federal council to determine the criteria for defining competitions where, due to Covid-19, the season should be suspended again.”

    Italian sports minister Vincenzo Spadafora has already announced that a decision on when the season can resume will be made after a meeting with football officials on May 28.


    LOI players to be tested twice a week under new FAI Covid-19 guidelines

    Sourse: breakingnews.ie

    Related posts

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    We use cookies in order to give you the best possible experience on our website. By continuing to use this site, you agree to our use of cookies. You can find a detailed description in our Privacy Policy.
    Privacy Policy