UEFA to discuss coronavirus response with stakeholders on Tuesday

12 March 2020

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Photo: PA Images This year's UEFA European Championship requires all football competitions, except for the Champions League and the Europa League, to be completed by 24th May.

European football's governing body has invited its 55 member associations to attend meetings by videoconference on Tuesday 17th March.

Discussions will be held on all domestic and European competitions, including UEFA European Championship 2020.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

As the rest of the world convenes with wide-reaching, intrusive measures to hinder the spread of coronavirus, UEFA is taking the weekend before discussing a response with its stakeholders.

European nations are increasingly in disarray over how to deal with stopping the spread of COVID-19. Several leagues, including Spain's and Italy's, have postponed matches entirely.

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