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Bundesliga set to start on may 16 as DFL gives green light to resume

After giving the green light to resume the season, the DFL has announced that the German Bundesliga will commence on the 16th of May following a go-ahead other from the health officials.

Matches including the Ruhr valley derby between Borussia Dortmund and Shalke 04 will take place immediately after the league starts.

The Corona Virus global pandemic had halted many football activities since march as no ball had been kicked since then because of this deadly disease.

In as much as the Germans want to resume the league, their neighbors Netherlands and France have ended their league with the former declaring the league null and void while the latter crowing Paris Saint-German as winners.

The Bundesliga players and staff with not go on quarantine due to the club’s consistent testing.

“Testing is regular there, so the quarantine period is not set to 14 days,” she said.

Bavaria minister, Markus Soder also said,  “I know that those responsible in the clubs will do everything possible to comply with the regulations. But the players must also adhere to it.”




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