Tournament Clausura 2020 in the Mexican Primera division have been cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic of mers was announced by the leaders of Mexican football.
The tournament will determine the champion, but the team “Cruz Azul” and “Leon”, who went to the first and second locations, respectively, will receive a ticket for participation in the CONCACAF Champions League next season.
In a statement the League said: “In recent weeks, was conducted by permanent working groups and negotiations with the Department of health of the Federal government that would allow us to resume Clausura 2020 responsibly and without risk to any member of the football family in Mexico.
However, the time of the pandemic that we are experiencing, has led to increased restrictions on a schedule that does not allow us to continue competition without exposing members of this great family. Therefore, an absolute majority of the Assembly of the League agreed to complete Clausura 2020 for both male and female leagues”.
The Mexican League was suspended March 15, after 10 rounds Clausura. Left to spend another 7 rounds plus playoff round.
The season was going to end in one form or another, but it became impossible with the growth in the number of cases of coronavirus in Mexico. So, the club “Santos Laguna”, marching on the 3rd place, there were just 12 cases of infection.
Mexican Primera Division. Clausura 2020. Standings