The World Health Organization requested that the only league that remains active in the European continent, the most affected by the pandemic of the coronavirus, which has already reached more than 1 million deaths worldwide.
The highest category of Belarusian soccer which is already in its fourth day and last Friday had three dates with public attendance, it could be suspended at the request of the WHO.
The WHO He asked that this Saturday the government of the European country to suspend football and all its activities that gather considerable amounts of people and thus prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Given this scenario the WHO He urged the Government of Belarus to “immediately suspend all mass and sporting demonstrations”, however, the Minister of Health, Vladimir Karanik, answered bluntly: “The decision to stop is not my responsibility.”
Soccer in Belarus
It is worth remembering that the second division of the Belarusian League It is also active with some games behind closed doors and others with the public. It seems that the coronavirus does not intimidate football fans in the European country.
Coronavirus in Belarus
The European country is home to about 10 million inhabitants and to date they have registered 2,226 positive cases of coronavirus and 23 fatalities as a result of the disease that punishes the world.