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Bundesliga To Begin Action On ‘May 9’

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Efforts are being made to see professional football activities keeping off once again in Germany.

This is to begin with the possible restart of the Bundesliga.

MUNICH, GERMANY – MARCH 08: Leon Goretzka of Bayern Muenchen scores his team’s second goal during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and FC Augsburg at Allianz Arena on March 08, 2020 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Sebastian Widmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

The German football league, the Bundesliga, is due to return to action on May 9, 2020.

The league was stopped few weeks back because of the outbreak of coronavirus.

But a report by BBC says the Bundesliga is now eager to return to action with plans to play spectator-free games in May.

Bayern Munich’s German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and an assistant joke during the celebration for the 28th German football championship after the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs VfB Stuttgart in Munich, southern Germany, on May 12, 2018. (Photo by Christof STACHE / AFP) / RESTRICTIONS: DURING MATCH TIME: DFL RULES TO LIMIT THE ONLINE USAGE TO 15 PICTURES PER MATCH AND FORBID IMAGE SEQUENCES TO SIMULATE VIDEO. == RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE == FOR FURTHER QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT DFL DIRECTLY AT + 49 69 650050 (Photo credit should read CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

According to reports,
the German Football League (DFL) which is responsible for operating the Bundesliga and the second division, is determined to finish the 2019/2020 season.

This follows a meeting of DFL’s 36 professional clubs on Thursday, April 23, 2020.

The meeting sought to consider the restart of the league.

(FILES) In this file photo taken on March 31, 2018 Bayern Munich’s Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (L) and Dortmund’s Swiss defender Manuel Akanji vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund in Munich, southern Germany. – Dortmund hill host Bayern Munich on November 10, 2018 in the first German “Klassiker” of the season (Photo by Christof STACHE / AFP) (Photo credit should read CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

DFL Chief Executive Christian Seifert says today that “If we start on 9 May, we are ready. If it is later, we will be ready again.”

MUNICH, GERMANY – MARCH 08: Leon Goretzka of Bayern Munich scores his team’s second goal during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and FC Augsburg at Allianz Arena on March 08, 2020 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY – MARCH 11: Empty seats are seen inside the stadium during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and 1. FC Koeln at Borussia-Park on March 11, 2020 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. For the first time in the history of the German Bundesliga the match is played behind closed doors as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Bongarts/Getty Images)

“For us, what is decisive is what the politicians will decide. It is not for us to decide when.”

“Games without spectators are not what we want – but at the moment the only thing that seems feasible.”

AUGSBURG, GERMANY – OCTOBER 19: Robert Lewandowski of FC Bayern Munich scores his side’s first goal during the Bundesliga match between FC Augsburg and FC Bayern Muenchen at WWK-Arena on October 19, 2019 in Augsburg, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

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