UEFA is “assured” the ultimate phases of the Champions League and Europa League will go forward with out issues regardless of current cases of Corona Virus infections at Real Madrid and Sevilla, a spokesperson stated Thursday.
Real, who introduced Tuesday that ahead Mariano Diaz had examined constructive for COVID-19, performs at Manchester City of their Champions League last-16 second leg on Aug. 7.
Sevilla, who stated Wednesday an unnamed participant had contracted the virus, takes on Roma in a single-game Europa League last-16 tie within the German metropolis of Duisburg the day before today.
“We are assured these cases is not going to have an effect on the matches in query, in Manchester and Duisburg respectively,” the spokesperson informed Agence France-Presse (AFP).
“UEFA is in touch with Real Madrid and Sevilla FC and is monitoring the 2 conditions and the choices of the competent Spanish authorities.”
The Champions League is ending with a “Final 8” event in Lisbon after the completion of the final 16.
Man City leads Madrid 2-1 after the primary leg at the Santiago Bernabeu, which was performed in February.
Sevilla has halted coaching as a precaution, however Spanish champion Real is making ready as normal as a result of Mariano has had no current contact along with his teammates.