African referees launch #Stayfit campaign against COVID-19

25 May 2020 – With the suspension of competitions since mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, African match officials have launched #Stayfit campaign to maintain their fitness levels during this difficult period. In a 6:45 minutes video, a section of Referees...

League-by-league guide to the return of football around Europe

24 May 2020 – With the German Bundesliga on its second weekend back following the two-month coronavirus shutdown and La Liga given the green light by the Spanish government to return next month, AFP Sport casts a glance at the situation for football leagues...

La Liga can resume week of 8 June – Spanish Prime Minister

24 May 2020 – Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced on Saturday (23 May 2020) that La Liga can resume from its coronavirus lockdown on the week of 8 June. “The resumption of major professional sporting competitions and in particular La Liga...

When will I see you again? Sport bids to step out of virus shadow

23 May 2020 – Sport’s big ticket events, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, European football championships, Wimbledon and the Open Championship tournament have either been postponed or cancelled because of the coronavirus. However, the return of Bundesliga football...