Cronavirus:AIFF suspends I-League,all events from March 15 onwards

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After scheduled Real Kashmir FC vs TRAU FC I-League match turned into fiasco as J&K Administration didn’t allowed to go on due to Coronavirus advisory that bars all sports events in J&K, All India Football Federation (AIFF) has suspended all I-League 2019-20 matches from March 15 onwards in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak.

AIFF has also decided to suspend the 2nd Division league matches, Youth League, Baby League and all national competitions with immediate effect.

“Adhering to the advisories issued by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, and directives from several State Governments, all footballing activities under the aegis of AIFF stay suspended till March 31, 2020,”
a statement from the AIFF reads.

“AIFF understands and prioritizes the importance of human health and life, an area which AIFF will never compromise upon. The AIFF will take stock of the situation in the last week of March, and take a decision abiding by directives from relevant authorities at that juncture,” statement said.

“All I-League matches have been suspended from March 15, 2020, onwards. Furthermore, all 2nd division, Youth Leagues Golden Baby Leagues, as well as National Competitions, also stay suspended with immediate effect.