Spanish PM gives all-clear for football to resume on June 8
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
MADRID, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Saturday gave a date for the return of professional football to Spain.
In a televised speech, Sanchez explained that the Liga Santander (first division) and Liga SmartBank (second division) would be able to restart on June 8.
"With the support of the Superior Sports Committee, we have given the green light for the professional football league to play again from June 8," said Sanchez.
La Liga president Javier Tebas had previ ...