AFFA postpones Under-19 League matches amid coronavirus fear

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3 March 2020

Urgent measures are underway regarding the relevant decision of task force under Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan amid prevention of the danger that coronavirus (COVID-19) can cause in Azerbaijan, APA-Sport reports.

A decision on the suspension of educational and teaching process in all educational institutions and postpone all events in this regard from March 3 to 9 of 2020 (The first school day is set for March 10) was adopted in order to prevent infection cases, increase effectiveness of conducted relevant preventive measures, and intensify medical-preventive, disinfection, and other preventive measures in all educational institutions along the country.

During this period Ministry of Education and relevant Executive authorities with subordinate educational institutions were instructed to continue medical-preventive and disinfection measures in all educational institutions and 

Taking into account the participants of -9, U-10, U-11, U-12, U-13, U-14, U-15, U-16, U-17 and Youth leagues, U-11, U-13 və U-16 girls' leagues, as well as “Coca-Cola School Cup” organized by AFFA are secondary school students and students, mentioned tournaments have been postponed till March 10, 2020.