Serie A will not restart before June 14, says the Italian Football Federation
MILAN: The Italian Football Federation ( FIGC ) announced on Monday that all of its competitions, including A series , will remain suspended until June 14.
The Lega A series had hoped for a return on June 13 but the FIGC has pushed back the date in line with a government decree that all sports competitions be suspended until next month.
The FIGC said the choice was made pending any further ... decision by the authorities, suggesting the possibility of a restart on June 13 might still exist.
The Italian season has been on hold since March 9 amid the pandemic that has killed more than 32,000 people in Italy .
But Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Saturday that he needed more assurances before the green light could finally be given to football Summarize.
A meeting is planned in the near future between Conte and Italian football bosses.
The government's technical and scientific committee will decide in the next few days whether to accept the proposed new health protocols for return to training and group competition.