23 Mar Man United, Liverpool’s Europa League, Champions League ties to be held in Spain
Liverpool and Manchester United’s away legs of the Champions League and Europa League quarterfinals in opposition to Actual Madrid and Granada, respectively, will probably be performed in Spain after the nation’s governments lifts the journey ban from the UK.
Liverpool play their opening leg in opposition to Actual Madrid on April 6 on the Alfredo di Stefano stadium, whereas Manchester United go to Granada on the Nuevo Los Carmenes stadium two days later for the first-leg encounter.
The ban imposed by the Spanish authorities began on Dec. 22 due to issues concerning the newest pressure of the coronavirus within the UK.
Atletico Madrid performed final month’s Champions League spherical of 16 dwelling sport in opposition to Chelsea in Bucharest whereas the Crimson Devils needed to play their Europa League spherical of 32 away sport in opposition to La Liga facet Actual Sociedad in Turin.
Liverpool performed each legs of their Champions League final 16 tie in opposition to RB Leipzig on impartial floor in Budapest as German authorities additionally banned entry for individuals travelling from the UK.
Spain’s Council of Ministers determined on Tuesday that the journey ban on arrivals by air and sea from the UK will probably be lifted from March 30.