UEFA arranged a tribute for those who died of the coronavirus worldwide.
The Champions League He returns this Friday and Saturday with his round of 16 matches, in which there will be a minute of silence in the preview to pay tribute to the victims of the coronavirus.
The pandemic affected the development of the competition, in the absence of four games to determine the qualifiers for the quarters: Juventus-Lyon, Manchester City-Real Madrid, Barcelona-Napoli and Bayern Munich-Chelsea.
In addition to the minute of silence, UEFA confirmed that the players’ jerseys will bear the caption #gracias in recognition of front-line workers in the fight against the Covid-19.
After the round of 16 duels, the quarterfinals will begin on August 12 with Atalanta-PSG and the following day, RB Leipzig-Atlético de Madrid.