The Health Minister, Hernando Cevallos, gave an interview today and spoke about the return of the fans to the football stadiums; Likewise, it was consulted if the Government approved that League 1 be decentralized again.
“It will be very difficult for people to be in the football stadiums, because the speed of infection is high and we do not want to put people’s lives at risk,” Cevallos told Radio Ovation.
Peru vs. Ecuador: Will it be played with fans at the National Stadium? This said the Minister
“It is understood that the game against Ecuador is important, but more crucial is that more people do not die,” he said. “We went from 26,000 to 88,000 infected. I love football and it bothers me not to see people in stadiums, but what am I going to do? We have to be firm in these measures, at least until the speed of the third wave slows down, “he said.
League 1: Will the national championship be decentralized? The response of the Minister of Health
“I have not seen the decision on that issue. As far as I know, we have not been consulted about the Peruvian championship being held in a decentralized manner ”, he highlighted.
Then, clarified -between the lines- that there will be no public in the football stadiums, the head of Minsa has not approved that Peruvian football return to the provinces, another problem that would harm the start of the contest.
“It’s not even on the evaluation agenda, so I can’t say anything about it. It’s not that I’m for or against, it’s just not on the agenda. At least he has not arrived at my office ”, he concluded.