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Belgian championship could progress masked

Masked Jupiler Pro League footballers? This is what virologist Marc Van Ranst, an expert advising the Belgian government on the measures to take in response to covid-19, is considering.

Masked Jupiler Pro League footballers? This is what virologist Marc Van Ranst, an expert advising the Belgian government on the measures to take in response to covid-19, is considering.

(AFP) – “One avenue to consider is wearing a mask to play football,” the newspaper said. The evening Marc Van Ranst. “Of course, there is no question of surgical masks which are totally unsuitable. On the internet, there are emission masks that can be worn by American football players or cyclists. They are more comfortable … “, he said.

The Belgian championship is stopped, like most leagues in the world, because of the covid-19 pandemic. Belgian professional clubs are expected to formalize the end of the current season on April 24, and the country’s government on Tuesday banned “mass events” until August 31, making it likely that the next season will begin behind closed doors.


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