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FC Barcelona News: 12 March 2020; La Liga suspended for two weeks, Barça vs Napoli at risk of cancellation

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Official statement: LaLiga agrees postponement of the competition - LFP
LaLiga has decided given the circumstances that have come to light this morning, such as the quarantine put in place at Real Madrid and possible positive cases at other clubs, to continue with the next phase of the protocol of action against COVID-19. In accordance with measures established in the Royal Decree 664/1997 of May 12, it has been agreed that the competition will be postponed for the next two Matchdays. Said decision will be reevaluated after the completion of the quarantines undertaken in the affected clubs and in other possible situations that may arise.

How the coronavirus is affecting FC Barcelona - FC Barcelona
The latest news on the consequences of efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19 on the Club

Barcelona: Barcelona vs Napoli up in the air due to coronavirus - MARCA
The second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie between Barcelona and Napoli increasingly looks like it will be affected by the coronavirus outbreak. The state of uncertainty in Spain and Italy due to the coronavirus makes football less important right now. So much so that everything points to the fact that sport could come to a definitive halt in the next few days.

Barcelona: Barcelona shut La Masia for two weeks due to Coronavirus - MARCA
Barcelona announced on Wednesday that they will shut their La Masia academy for the next two weeks as a precaution against the spread of the Coronavirus. Following the Spanish football federation's decision to postpone all matches bar those in the top two tiers, the Catalan club decided to let their players go back to their families.