Italian authorities canceled another football match due to coronavirus

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — Minister of Youth Policy and Sports of Italy Vincenzo Spadafora said that it was decided to postpone indefinitely all sporting events in the regions of Lombardy and Veneto.

To the previously canceled three matches of the national championship, a meeting between Torino and Parma was also added.

The transfer of the fourth game of the 25th round of the Italian championship was announced by Football Italia. Prior to this, because of the threat posed by the coronavirus, three meetings of Serie A were canceled: Inter – Sampdoria, Verona – Cagliari and Atalanta – Sassuolo.

Recall that due to the outbreak of the disease caused by the COVID-19 virus, an epidemiological situation arose in the northern provinces of Italy. The number of sick people over the past two days has reached 79 people. Two patients died.


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