- The Football Bundesliga * to be continued.
- However, there are strict rules for players and coaches. The mask requirement for trainers has now been reversed.
- A corona case at Chemnitzer FC now throws back the DFB’s plans for a restart in the 3rd division. There seems to be progress in the DFB Cup.
Update from May 19, 3:29 p.m .: After the restart in the Bundesliga, the semifinals are also in the DFB Cup between the FC Bayern Munich and Eintracht Frankfurt from a political perspective, nothing more in the way.
Prime Minister’s Cabinet Markus Söder (CSU) decided at a meeting on Tuesday to allow the game to be played on June 9 or 10 at the Allianz Arena *. “This is good news,” said DFB President Fritz Keller, who was recently attacked by FCB boss Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.
DFB Cup: semi-finals between FC Bayern and Eintracht Frankfurt in June?
after the 1st and 2nd league had already started again Florian Herrmann, the head of the Bavarian State Chancellery, has proven the latest concepts in professional football. “That is why we will adjust our Bavarian regulation accordingly.” He added that in addition to the cup game, games from the 3rd league and the women’s Bundesliga can then be played again in the Free State.
There is still no nationwide political permission for these competitions. How and when exactly is played is up to the DFB. Herrmann also announced that the basketball Bundesliga can play again.
Next corona alarm: three professionals in quarantine – another setback for DFB
Update from May 19, 1:05 p.m.: The first Bundesliga weekend after the restart was successful. The problems were manageable, but: The Monday game was a huge problem – streaming provider Amazon Prime failed at its premiere.
Update from May 18, 1:08 p.m .: There were still one or two stumbling blocks, all in all he has Bundesliga restart works well on weekends. Except for the game between Hannover 96 and Dynamo Dresden (Cancellation because of Corona quarantine with the Saxons) all games could be carried out as planned. Werder Bremen and Bayer Leverkusen will meet on Monday evening.
And otherwise? How is it with the 3rd league continue? First plans for you Restart on May 26th have already been put on hold. And it seems like the ball won’t roll that fast either. Because: Even before the planned resumption of game operations, throw in positive corona test at the Chemnitz FC the plans further back.
Chemnitz FC: Positive Corona test – 3rd league still on hold
The new hygiene officer of the CFC, Jörg-Uwe Fischer, last conducted 40 tests. In the second series of tests carried out on Saturday the virus was detected in a professional. The club confirmed on Monday German press agency. Before that MDR and Day 24 reported about it. The player in question immediately went into a 14-day domestic quarantine, said a club spokesman. Also have to two other quarantined actorswho had been tested negative but were in contact with the positive player. All three are symptom-free. At the first test on Thursday yet all players have been negative.
A #ChemnitzerFC player tested positive for Covid-19.
Two further players must also be quarantined at home after a thorough contact analysis by the health department.
All players are currently symptom-free. https://t.co/FZr75wrWaI #CFC # 3Liga pic.twitter.com/5nx82a3xUE
– Chemnitzer FC (@ChemnitzerFC) May 18, 2020
“We see how quickly the situation can change,” said CFC sports director Armin Causevic in a club announcement. “The close-meshed samples therefore fulfill their intended purpose. Thanks to the regular tests, we are very quickly able to isolate those affected from the team, to protect the other players, coaches and coaches as best we can and thus continue to concentrate on the prepare possible continuation of the current season“Explained Causevic. After checking and assessing the health department, the CFC can start team training on Tuesday as planned.
With that comes the DFB, who was recently sharply criticized by Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, is getting more and more into trouble with his appointment planning. When the season can continue is still unclear. More and more are now arguing for an extension of the season until July.
When are fans allowed back in the stadium? Doctors give hope with an idea that has so far been little discussed
Update from May 16, 11:48 a.m .: If in a few hours Bundesliga starts again, spectators will be missing in the stadium. As is known, the resumption of gaming operations only takes the form of Ghost games. But how long do football fans have to wait to visit the stadium? A doctor now came up with positive news.
The pharmacologist and sports doctor Fritz Sörgel at least stops games with a small number Spectators possible for soon. “I see the possibility of gradual adjustment,” he said in an interview with the “Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger” (Saturday edition).
Sörgel linked his ideas to the comparison with the situation in furniture stores: “I don’t know exactly how realistic it is, but if you could say: people’s access to Stadion can be regulated in the same way as customer access to Ikea, and it would be possible to Stadion To keep the necessary distances, I honestly don’t know what would be wrong with allowing games in front of a reduced audience. ”On the part of DFL there have been no such considerations so far.
Meanwhile, a legal dispute is causing trouble in the Bundesliga: not every game is broadcast.
Bundesliga start after Corona: role backwards in the mask requirement
Update from May 15, 5.50 p.m .: The DFL has one day before the first Playing ghosts in the 1st and 2nd Bundesliga the Mask requirement reserved for coaches. “Mouth and nose protection would significantly limit their work as a trainer – including giving instructions and applying facial expressions and gestures. We therefore regard maintaining the distance throughout the game as a protective measure for the coaches as sufficient, ”said Director Ansgar Schwenken Bild.de. “For all other people on the substitute bench, the task force provides both measures – distance and mouth-nose protection.”
Meanwhile Werder Bremen has the before the restart Bundesliga a professional in for two weeks domestic quarantine cleverly. The player himself has always been negative on that Corona virus had been tested, but at the beginning of the week there had been a positive case in his personal environment. The corresponding order by the Bremen Health Office followed. Next Monday (8.30 p.m.) the team of coach Florian Kohfeldt will meet Bayer Leverkusen. Even after COVID-19 detection In his environment, the unnamed player was tested twice, all members of the professional team and the function team have been tested a total of five times. There was no positive case.
New start 3rd league: Scheduled appointment no longer possible
Update from May 15, 1:46 p.m .: If the ball rolls again on Saturday in the football upper house, you can be there with us live. We report on the five afternoon games of the 26th game day in our Conference live ticker.
Update from May 15, 12:14 p.m .: The 3rd league will be the season do not continue on May 26th. The shared DFB after a meeting of the game committee on Friday with. “So far, there has still been no political and overarching official approval for the resumption of play in the 3rd division. Against this background, the DFB match committee came to the conclusion that May 26 is no longer possible as the intended date for the return to the current season, ”it said in the message. The clubs would not have any preparation time comparable to the federal leagues.
The timing of the resumption could therefore be shortly after May 26th. So far, the planned DFBto carry out the remaining eleven match days in English weeks only until the end of June. Nothing changes in the fundamental goal of ending the season. The DFB had already adjusted its statutes so that the season could also go beyond June 30th. However, various legal issues could arise, as many contracts end on June 30th.
DFL scheduled Bundesliga match days until June: Bad news for Bayern and Dortmund fans
Update from May 15, 11:53 p.m.: In the football upper house, the hunt for the round leather will be reopened on Saturday when the 26th Bundesliga matchday kicks off despite Corona. In the second league the ball rolls again the next day – we accompany the games in the conference ticker.
Update from May 14, 6.10 p.m .: The DFL has the further course of the Bundesliga *, which will return on Saturday Game operation records, terminates. So the match days were 27th to 29 now spread over two weekends, so that the first English week is in the Corona schedule.
Corona restart of the Bundesliga: three more game days scheduled
Matchday 27 will be played on Friday, May 22nd by the Berlin derby in the Olympic Stadium opened, the Bayern * play the next day against the Frankfurt unity. The matchday will be closed on May 24 with the Rhenish derby between Cologne and Dusseldorf.
The Matchday 28 is held during the week. Tuesday, the May 26 receives the BVB FC Bayern to Top gamecalls a day later Championship candidate RB Leipzig at home the Berlin Hertha. The 29th matchday will again take place over a long weekend and will last until Monday, the June 1st.
On Saturday, May 30th, the FC Bayern Munich* for candidates for relegation Fortuna Dusseldorf at, also the BVB has to do with a “little one” and travels to the Westphalia derby the next day Paderborn. RB Leipzig may respond to a slip of the established teams in Cologne on Monday.
You can find an overview of the remaining match days with exact dates here.
Corona restart of the Bundesliga: Matchday 26 with exciting encounters
Update from May 14, 12:05 p.m .: The Restart of the Bundesliga on the 26th matchday it has been decided – and this weekend will also be followed.
The focus is of course on the games of the master competitors, these are:
Borussia Dortmund – FC Schalke (Saturday, 3.30 p.m., here in the live ticker) *
RB Leipzig – SC Freiburg (Saturday, 3.30 p.m.)
Union Berlin – FC Bayern Munich (Sunday, 6 p.m., here in the live ticker) *
At the top of the table Bundesliga see it after weeks Corona lockdown as follows:
1. FC Bayern Munich 55 points
2. Borussia Dortmund 51 points
3. RB Leipzig 50 points
4. Mönchengladbach 49 points
5. Bayer Leverkusen 47 points
6. FC Schalke 37 points
Corona restart of the Bundesliga: dispute over promoted and relegated
Update from May 13, 5.20 p.m .: The Bundesliga clubs are still very divided on the question of promoted and relegated players. The reports kicker.
Accordingly, there would have been “violent debates” in today’s video conference. The clubs are now said to have agreed to postpone the decision on the application until next week.
The application reads as follows: “Should the complete end of the season become impossible, the basic principle of a sporting one should nevertheless Ascent and descent between the Bundesliga and the 2nd Bundesliga and between the 2nd Bundesliga and the 3rd league are retained while maintaining the number of 18 clubs each; this should apply to the relationship between the 2nd Bundesliga and the 3rd League, even if the 3rd League has completed the season to a comparable extent to the 2nd Bundesliga. “
Bundesliga: Bremen and Paderborn are probably against the application
According to the report, ten clubs voted in favor and eight against. Especially the clubs that are currently on the relegation zone, the SV Werder Bremen and the SC Paderborn, are said to have protested the request. “Everything has to be done so that the consequences of an emergency solution are not distributed unilaterally,” Paderborn’s managing director Fabian Wohlgemuth is quoted as saying.
There was also obviously a vote against in the question of whether the Bundesliga should actually take place this coming weekend. 17 teams, on the other hand, voted in favor of the restart on May 16.
Next major Bundesliga decision: Will home games soon take place in foreign stadiums?
Update from May 13, 11:15 a.m .: The final decisions will not be made until Thursday, but the first ones are already being found today Video conferencing between the first and second Bundesliga instead of.
According to the kicker, the agenda should include, among other things, an amendment to the statutes that makes home games possible in foreign stadiums. If the clubs in question are not to blame for a mandatory stadium change, this can be done by the DFL can be ordered at short notice for “overriding mandatory legal, organizational and / or security reasons”.
Bundesliga: Will there be five player changes per team soon?
In addition, it could be decided for the current 2019/2020 season that the teams can make five player changes in the current game. As usual, the coaches have the opportunity to interrupt the game three times and also the half-time break.
In addition, the periods of the Transfer windowthat previously applied from July 1 to August 31 and January 1 to January 31.
– DFL German Football League (@DFL_Official) May 12, 2020
The next major Bundesliga decision is imminent: who will relegate if the season is abandoned?
First report from May 12, 2020:
Munich – The wait is over, the Bundesliga * will continue with ghost games * next weekend. The DFL is now working on the last details before continuing, at the next general meeting of the league it will be decided what happens if the season should suddenly be stopped.
As the picture reports, the league wants to try to convince all teams of their elaborated concept. For this, she wants to present two different papers separately. First, the teams should agree that the league in June, no later than July can be ended.
Bundesliga: relegated teams should be forced
Secondly, it should be confirmed that the current table also in the case of a Season break Endures. Means: Should the season be canceled after the 29th matchday and Bremen and Paderborn if the relegation places were still on, the two clubs would definitely relegate.
This decision is intended to prevent teams that can no longer prevent relegation at a certain point in time from provoking a dropout in the league without having any sporting consequences.
Bundesliga: No increase to 20 teams
In summary, the league * is definitely two relegated teams and one German master to have. There will be no increase to 20 teams. So the DFL plans are clear. It remains to be seen whether the 36 clubs will move on Thursday. The parties should not agree on what will happen to the season continuation.
After the continuation of the Bundesliga, the next decision is expected – it is about a high billion dollar *. The Premier League * is now clear – so there is now a date on which the league could possibly continue. The restart of the Bundesliga has been received positively by experts – only one club is causing discord.
* tz.de is part of the nationwide Ippen-Digital editors network
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