Coronavirus: All matches in Serie A to be played behind closed doors until April
5 March 2020
All sporting events in Italy must be played behind closed doors until 3rd April following a decree by the Italian government.
Ten Serie A matches have already been postponed and clubs are facing the prospect of foregoing important revenue.
All sporting events in Italy must be played behind closed doors until 3rd April following a decree by the Italian government seeking to limit the spread of the coronavirus Covid-19.
Ten of the league's matches have already been played without spectators as the virus continues to spread, sending stock markets into a downward spiral. All schools and universities have also been closed in the country where at least 107 have died and 3,089 have contracted the virus.
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