Udinese's owner says playing behind closed doors is not "fair" for football

14 May 2020

Giampaolo Pozzo
Photo: PA Images Udinese's owner, Giampaolo Pozzo, says it would be a mistake to return to play only for the league to be cancelled again.

Giampaolo Pozzo says it would be a mistake to return to play only for the season to be cancelled again.

The Italian club are working on finding a compromise with their players on wages.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Playing matches behind closed doors would not be "fair" for football, according to Udinese's owner, Giampaolo Pozzo.

The Italian top flight has recently indicated they would like to return to play on 13th June in accordance with government and health regulations.

However, in an interview with Udinese's website, Pozzo warned of a premature resumption of football.

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