Euro 2020 and the Champions League play-offs on the way to Israel?

The Ministries of Health and Culture have confirmed that as early as next week, the first cultural events in Israel will be held under a “green mark” and we all hope and expect that Operation “Returning to Life” will yield results and allow a quick return to routine. Now the goal of the heads of football in Israel is to open our country’s stadiums to fans in the coming weeks and the association is thinking one step further and is already considering the possibility of copying even the decisive games in the Champions League and Europa League and a number of Euro 2020 meetings in the summer.

This morning (Sunday) the association confirmed that chairman Oren Hasson and CEO Rotem Kemar spoke last week with UEFA President Alex Safrin and senior members of the organization about the possibility of hosting some of the Euro 2020 games in Israel, as well as the crucial stages of the Champions League and Europa League. This is if the illness in Europe will not allow games in the presence of an audience in May-June.

According to the association, the UEFA president thanked the association for its willingness to help, expressed great appreciation for the way Israel is coping with the corona virus as well as the immunization rate and said that if there is no positive change on the continent in the coming months, The European in the big stadiums in Israel will definitely be taken into account. “

“The parties are expected to continue to positively examine the feasibility of the Games in Israel.” The parties are expected to continue to positively examine the feasibility of the Games in Israel.

Leo Messi in Israel with Argentina. Will also come with Barcelona soon? | JACK GUEZ / AFP via Getty Images

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