2020-21 Belgian soccer season to start out subsequent weekend: League | Soccer Information

BRUSSELS: The 2020-21 Belgian soccer season will start subsequent weekend, the Professional League introduced on Friday after weeks of controversy and authorized motion, with with 18 groups as a substitute of 16 collaborating within the prime division.
Belgium was one of many first international locations to finish the 2019-20 marketing campaign as a result of coronavirus pandemic, awarding Membership Brugge their 16th league title and relegating Waasland-Beveren.
Nevertheless, following appeals from Waasland-Beveren the approaching championship, which begins on August 8, will function final season’s backside membership and the 2 groups promoted from the second division — Louvain and Beerschot.
In a press release, the Professional League stated that the format would change for subsequent season, with 34 common season match days adopted by the highest 4 collaborating in a “Champions playoffs” and the 4 under in Europa League playoffs
Matches might be performed behind closed doorways at till the top of August.

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: