Argentine Football Association president comments on suspended match between Argentina and Brazil
Argentina and Brazil were six minutes away from their game before a Brazilian health official stopped the game, which would be suspended.
This stop is due to the fact that Argentina have four players coming from England to Giovani Lo Celso, Cristian Romero, Emi Buendia and Emiliano Martinez. In Brazil, England is on their pandemic red list, and anyone entering the country must be quarantined.
After the suspension, the president of the Argentine Football Association, Claudio Tapia, addressed the media, where LIKE relayed his words. The first question he answered is his first thoughts on what happened and whether Argentina broke protocols.
“It really seems to me that you can’t talk about a lie or anything. There is a health legislation where all the FIFA and Libertadores Date tournaments are played, Sudamericana where all the organizations approve a protocol, we have brought a charter taking care of all Argentines, that they return to their clubs in the best way ” , said Tapia.
Tapia would comment on the whole event and whether it was an embarrassing moment for the game given that these issues could have been avoided.
“Today we have lived what has been lived, which is unfortunate for football, it is a very bad image, four people without chinstrap entering, interrupting the game that they wanted to inform of something that we do not not know what it is, ”Tapia said. .
There are no further details on when Brazil and Argentina will continue this match or if they will have a makeup program in the future until the end of the qualifying matches.