Bundesliga allowed to continue after 30th July

15 May 2020

Schalke
Photo: PA Images Bundesliga clubs will now be allowed to substitute up to five players per match.

All but one of 36 Bundesliga clubs on Thursday committed to finishing the season as long as legally permissible.

Furthermore, clubs will now be allowed to substitute up to five players per match.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

All but one of the Bundesliga's 36 clubs on Thursday committed to completing the current season as long as government regulations permit it and allowed it to be extended beyond 30th July if necessary.

The Bundesliga, having been granted permission by the German government, will become the first European league to reconvene on 16th May. 

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