Real Betis, Sevilla urge fans to stay home for Seville derby

first_img Loading… Read Also: No more face masks for subs as Bundesliga eases hygiene measures Sevilla president Jose Castro said: “The most footballing city in Spain must lie up to the occasion. It (avoiding crowds) is something that worries and concerns us.” The Seville derby is arguably the most intense and passionate match in Spanish football with stadiums sold out for the meeting between the rivals of Andalusia’s capital. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 A statement from the club’s association of Peñas added: “There is a high risk of massive contagion from coronavirus that could lead to a concentration of fans of this magnitude. “Let’s be smart and we play this derby from home, cheer on social networks and experience it through television or radio and what we should do is tint the streets green, placing the Real Betis flag visible on your balcony or window.” La Liga returns to action with the highly-anticipated fixture at Sevilla’s Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan stadium, while the derby matches are usually marked by large groups of fans gathering in areas throughout the city. However, all matches in Spain will be played behind closed doors due to social distancing measures in place due to the coronavirus pandemic. As outlined in a report by Diario Sport, figures from both clubs have pleaded with their fans to show their support from home via social media channels and by hanging flags and scarves from their balconies. Real Betis put on their social media feed: “On Thursday, stay at home and don’t go to the team hotel to cheer our players. Let’s avoid the crowds.”Advertisementcenter_img Real Betis and Sevilla have both asked their fans to watch Thursday night’s Seville derby at home and not congregate in areas in the city. Promoted ContentTop Tastiest Foods From All Over The World5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its GrowthCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable WayBest Car Manufacturers In The World7 Of The Wealthiest Universities In The World10 Stunning Asian Actresses No Man Can ResistA Soviet Shot Put Thrower’s Record Hasn’t Been Beaten To This DayThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More6 Best 90’s Action Movies From Your ChildhoodThe 9 Best Robots In Movie HistoryThese Hilariously Creative Shower Curtains Will Make Your Daylast_img read more

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IPL 2019: Full list of prize winners

first_imgMumbai Indians won the 2019 Indian Premier League after defeating Chennai Super Kings by 1 run in a last-ball thriller in Hyderabad on Sunday. MI are now the first team to win the Indian Premier League 4 times while defending champions Chennai Super Kings were left t rue a few close chances.On Sunday, after MI sealed a thrilling victory, there were plenty of awards to be given away after 48 match days and 60 matches. David Warner won the Orange Cap while ImranTahir snatched the Purple Cap from his South African teammamte Kagiso Rabada.All the award winners were given a cheque of Rs 10 lakh each.Imran Tahir, who became the oldest player to feature in an IPL final, is only the 2nd spinner after Pragyan Ojha to win the Purple Cap.Meanwhile, David Warner, who missed the 2018 Indian Premier League because of the ball-tampering scandal, came back with a bang and smashed 692 runs to win the Orange Cap. Andre Russell, who hit the most sixes in the season, finished with the highest strike rate and won the Super Striker of the Season and the Most Valuable Player of the Season.Here are all the awards of the 12th edition of the IPL:Player of the Match in the Final: Jasprit Bumrah (MI), 2 for 14Most Valuable Player: Andre Russell (KKR), 510 runs, 11 wicketsFairplay: Sunrisers HyderabadPurple Cap: ImranTahir (CSK), 26 wicketsOrange Cap: David Warner (SRH), 692 runsFastest Fifty of the Season: Hardik Pandya (MI)Perfect Catch of the Season: Kieron Pollard (MI)Super Striker of the Season: Andre Russell (KKR), strike rate of 204.81advertisementStylish Player of the Season: KL Rahul (KXIP)Emerging Player Award: Shubhman Gill (KKR)Game Changer of the Season: Rahul Chahar (MI)Also Read | IPL 2019 Final: Pollard looks to spend a happy birthday evening as MI eye gloryAlso Read | IPL 2019 Final: Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings in last-ball thriller to win 4th titleAlso Seelast_img read more

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