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Ecuadorian league resumes on Friday without public


Ecuador’s first division football will resume activities on Friday, without an audience inside or outside the stadiums, after almost five months of standstill due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The Special Operations Committee, which governs the policies to face the emergency situation due to the pandemic, established severe biosecurity measures and protocols.

A table of fines was established to punish the slightest infraction of athletes, support personnel and even if the stages have not been equipped with signs and antibacterial gel dispensers, among others.

In addition, footballers must submit COVID-19 tests performed at least 24 hours in advance before each match.

The tournament will be subject to permanent review and may change according to the epidemiological situation in Ecuador.

The activity will resume with six games that were pending the fifth date last March.

The tournament will be subject to permanent review and may change according to the epidemiological situation in Ecuador.

Among the pending matches are: Barcelona with Orense at the Monumental Stadium in Guayaquil. Emelec, another club from Guayaquil, will visit the champion Delfín.




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