In the top 5 European leagues, Ligue 1 has officially ended. This decision was made by the French Prime Minister himself in the face of the situation that the Covid-19 epidemic has not shown any signs of being controlled. In terms of social safety, this decision is considered very reasonable and has not met any objections.
According to L’Equipe, the organizers of Ligue 1 will base on the existing achievements of the teams to announce prizes and relegation places, not cancel the results. Currently, PSG is at the top of the rankings with 12 points more than the 2nd ranked team and 1 game less. Thus, the home team of the Park of the Princes has officially become the Ligue 1 champion for the 2019-2020 season despite playing only 27 matches.
PSG have won the Ligue 1 title for the 3rd time in a row
The places to participate in the European Cup have also been determined. Accordingly, PSG, Marseille and Rennes will qualify for next season’s Champions League. Lille, Reims and Nice will be the teams representing the hexagonal country participating in the Europa League.
In the bottom group, Amiens and Toulouse will have to say goodbye to Ligue 1. The top 2 teams in Ligue 2, Lorient and Lens, will replace them next season. Nimes is likely to be retained at the highest level in France because the relegation play-off will not take place.
In England, Liverpool are also waiting for the championship day
The results mentioned above have been thoroughly discussed and voted on by members of the organizing committee of Ligue 1 and Ligue 2. With this championship, PSG has won the third consecutive season. Ligue 1 and the 9th time they stepped on the highest podium of French football in the team’s history.
Other top leagues such as the Premier League or the Bundesliga are also looking at the possibilities. The European Football Federation has instructed leagues to send notice of the restart or cancellation date by May 25. Let’s wait for the next developments of European football.