Sunday 9 August, 2020

Concacaf suspends all its competitions

Portmore United of Jamaica (white jersey) and   Mexican team Cruz Azul compete in the Scotiabank 2020 Concacaf Champions League.

Portmore United of Jamaica (white jersey) and Mexican team Cruz Azul compete in the Scotiabank 2020 Concacaf Champions League.

Given the constantly evolving public health situation, and global concerns about the spread of the  Coronavirus, COVID-19, the Concacaf Council convened on Thursday via a conference call.
 
During the meeting, the decision was made to suspend all upcoming Concacaf competitions scheduled to take place over the next 30 days.
 
The Concacaf Council said it took these decisions with the welfare of everyone involved in mind, and in light of developing travel restrictions and public health guidance.
 
The following competitions have been suspended with immediate effect:
(1) 2020 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League
(2) 2020 Concacaf Men’s Olympic Qualifiers
(3) First Round of the Concacaf 2021 Gold Cup Qualifiers (due to be played in the March 2020 FIFA Window)
(4) 2020 Concacaf Caribbean Club Shield

Concacaf said it is committed to working with key stakeholders to consider options on how and when to reconvene these competitions and any new decision will be communicated in due course.

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