UEFA is set to choose one week from now on the most proficient method to finish up this current season’s Champions League and Europa League rivalries which have been required to be postponed since March on account of the coronavirus pandemic, the European soccer body said Thursday.
UEFA said in an explanation that its official board would meet in a video gathering on June 17 where the plan would incorporate “round of 16 onwards and related conclusions” for the two rivalries.
The Champions League last was initially booked to be played in Istanbul and the Europa League show-stopper in Gdansk, Poland, anyway a month ago UEFA said “an assortment of choices” were being taken a gander at for finishing the two rivalries.
These could remember playing the rest of the phases of every opposition for a solitary scene and diminishing the quarter-last and semi-last connections to one leg rather than two.
The second legs of four Champions League last-16 binds despite everything should be played, while Atletico Madrid, Paris St Germain, Atalanta and RB Leipzig have just reserved their places in the last eight.
In the Europa League, two round of 16 first leg ties despite everything must be played in addition to all the subsequent legs.
The civic chairman of Madrid said on Tuesday that the Spanish capital was in discusses facilitating the Champions League last on the off chance that it was moved from Istanbul.
The gathering will likewise talk about the arranged calendar and settings for the Euro 2020 competition, which has been delayed until 2021, and the dates for the season finisher ties which were expected to be played in March.
The 24-group rivalry will be held across 12 urban areas over the landmass.