Since the suspension of the most important European tournament in the world was announced, the Champions League, due to the global pandemic that originated with the arrival of the coronavirus, UEFA authorities go out of their way to try to reach an agreement for a possible resumption of competition.
It was the Italian medium Sky Sports the one who published the dates that the manager would present, with his team, next week. It established that the championship could resume from August 7.
THE TIMETABLE PROPOSED BY UEFA
Juventus – Olympique Lyon
Manchester City – Real Madrid
11-12 / 08/2020: quarter-way
08-14-15 / 2020: quarter turns
08/18/2019: first semifinals
08-22 / 08/2020: return semifinals
08/29/2020: Final in Istanbul
This calendar will be debated in the next week at the meeting held by the European entity with the corresponding organizations (Federations, leagues and the Association of European Clubs).
According to the European press, a resolution is expected next Thursday about whether these dates can be taken into account, which make it clear that teams should play a phase of competition almost every three days.
In addition, within the projection established for August, a section was also shown in which it is established that The next edition of the tournament (2020/21) would start on October 20 and not in mid-September as it usually is.
In regards to Europa League, the championship would resume between August 2 and 3, while the final would be played on the 27th of the same month in Gdansk, poland. The date of the next edition was also agreed for October 20.
Via video conference the UEFA Executive Committee will discuss the latest developments on the impact caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in European football, as confirmed by UEFA last Thursday, where he announced that “if necessary, more communications will be made” after this meeting next week.
The final of the Champions League was scheduled for May 30 and three days before, on the 27th, the Europa League match was to be played.