Luis Rubiales (R), president of the Spanish Royal Soccer Federation (RFEF), and RFEF sports activities director Jose Francisco Molina (L)
The Spanish FA has confirmed its proposal on how to award European spots in scenario the present La Liga period cannot be finished.
There are rising fears that the 2019/20 marketing campaign will not be completed owing to the indefinite suspension of soccer in Spain induced by the coronavirus pandemic.
As outlined by Marca and Cadena Cope, the Spanish FA say that the 4 Champions League locations would go to the latest top 4 in La Liga – Barcelona, Authentic Madrid, Sevilla and Real Sociedad.
That would indicate Atletico de Madrid would drop down to the Europa League along with Getafe – with each clubs lacking out on what appeared to be an attainable top 4 finish this phrase.
Athletic Club Bilbao would also be rewarded with a Europa League location owing to their participation in this season’s Copa del Rey final, as their opponents La Serious are by now assured a European posture due to the above conditions.
However, if the Copa closing is played and Athletic get rid of, they would not be provided the place and as an alternative Valencia – at the moment in 7th – would take the Europa League spot.
It is not still crystal clear what selection will be taken in phrases of titles, promotions and relegations – but the Spanish FA have to have to converse to UEFA what clubs would be entitled to accomplish in their competitions following period.