Belgian league delays voting to finish season for third time
BRUSSELS: The Belgian Pro League announced on Sunday that it had postponed for the third time a meeting that will decide whether to end the season due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Pro League Board of Directors Today it decided to postpone the General Assembly from May 4 to May 15, the league said in a statement.
The Pro League board of directors recommended on April 2 that the season be declared, but this should be approved at a general meeting.
One was scheduled for April 15, but was postponed first until April 24 and then to Monday before Sunday's decision to delay the meeting for another 11 days.
The league said the clubs, which are mostly in favor of ending the season, await advice from the Belgian National Security Council before making a final decision.
However, a restart seems unlikely as the Belgian government has banned all mass gatherings until August 31, and the Belgian football The federation says that even a closed-door party would mobilize at least 400 people.