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Major Link Soccer: UEFA Champions League final postponed

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UEFA realized they are not going to be getting that match in on time and rightly postponed it.

Valencia CF v LOSC Lille - Champions League Photo by Pressinphoto/Icon Sport via Getty Images

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Seattle

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MLS/USL/NPSL

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The team is under fire for telling out-of-work employees that Pepsi is hiring rather than support them. Minnesota United says it won't pay employees amid pandemic | Yahoo Sports

According to a reliable source, the league will be releasing a statement at noon on Thursday announcing the cancellation of the 2020 season. NPSL pulls the plug on 2020 season due to pandemic - Front Row Soccer

The MLS expansion side’s first season has been derailed by the outbreak, forcing the players to find creative ways to stay sharp. Milk jugs, group chats and 'soccer homework' - How Inter Miami is staying fit and finding togetherness in coronavirus quarantine | Goal.com

USA

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World

The showpiece was originally scheduled for May. UEFA postpones Champions League final - Barca Blaugranes

The suspension of Liga MX provides Mexican soccer with a chance to get its house in order — and tackle the issue of promotion and relegation. Liga MX can use break to tackle promotion-relegation ownership issues

The top four clubs are adding to a money pot to be able to give money to the teams in the lower end of the Bundesliga table and lower leagues. Bundesliga’s top four clubs giving up T.V. money to help the other clubs in Germany - Bavarian Football Works

It was the biggest soccer game in Atalanta’s history and a third of Bergamo’s population made the short trip to Milan’s famed San Siro Stadium with nearly 2,500 fans of visiting. Game Zero: Spread of virus linked to Champions League match

The legal battle over the ground’s ownership almost led to a ground-share with Fulham and QPR, until Ken Bates came along. Unwritten: How Chelsea almost lost Stamford Bridge – The Athletic ($)

Following an intensive meeting, the DFL has recommended the suspension of both the Bundesliga and 2.Bundesliga until April 30th pending a vote by the DFL’s ordinary assembly. Breaking: DFL expected to postpone Bundesliga until April 30th - Bavarian Football Works