Coronavirus: LaLiga is in dialogue with the national public health authorities and has action plan in place
28 February 2020
LaLiga's action plan could involve matches being played behind closed doors if required, according to a source familiar with the matter.
Newcastle's Steve Bruce has banned handshakes at the club over fears of the virus, but the Premier League did not respond to offthepitch.com when asked what precautions they were taking.
Switzerland's football league has postponed all matches until at least 15 March.
Due to this summer's European Championship, all matches have to be completed by 24th May.
LaLiga is in dialogue with the national public health authorities on the coronavirus and has an action plan in place across different cities in Spain, which could involve matches being played behind closed doors.
European football's regulators are facing potential scheduling headaches as the coronavirus continues to spread and disrupt activities in Europe, with the Swiss league becoming the latest to postpone matches due to a local outbreak.
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