Liga MX has introduced that it has canceled the 2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Each workforce in Mexico’s prime flight had performed 10 video games of the 18-game Clausura common season when the league was shut down in March, however after a gathering Friday, the season and the Liguilla playoffs have been referred to as off for each the lads’s and girls’s Liga MX.
“This Friday, the Extraordinary Meeting of the Liga MX was held, taking important choices that enable us to make sure the well being of all of the individuals who make up the Liga MX household and the integrity of the soccer trade,” an announcement from the league learn.
“The time of the contingency that we live in has brought on rising scheduling restrictions, which don’t enable us to keep up competitors with out placing the members of this nice household in danger. Subsequently, in absolute unity, the Extraordinary Meeting of the Liga MX agreed to conclude prematurely the 2020 Liga MX Clausura in its males’s and girls’s branches.”
No champion might be declared this season, whereas Cruz Azul and Leon will go into the CONCACAF Champions League.
Liga MX reiterated its want to finish the 2020 Apertura match, which is scheduled to start in July or August.
As groups eye a return to coaching in June, Liga MX stated that matches would happen behind closed doorways if they will go forward.
“Liga MX will outline the beginning date of the 2020 Apertura based mostly on the suggestions of the Federal Well being Sector,” the assertion continued. “In a joint determination of the Liga MX and the Well being Secretary, matches might be performed behind closed doorways till the circumstances for our followers to return to the stands are in place.
“It’s indeniable that we’re experiencing an unprecedented scenario in our nation, which forces the soccer trade in Mexico to behave with absolute good sense and to reply with unity to the calls for which were offered.”
This week, Santos Laguna introduced a complete of 12 constructive circumstances for COVID-19, with eight confirmed on Wednesday and one other 4 on Thursday.