The Cup final between Athletic and Real Sociedad still has no specific date to be held. The match for the KO title was postponed at the time due to the Covid-19 health crisis and the two clubs, with the approval of the Federation, reached an agreement to play it when there could be an audience in the stands of the Seville stadium of La Charterhouse.
The eleven League games played after the lockdown were played behind closed doors and the 2020-21 season has started in the same way. At the moment, there is no date in sight for an appointment that aroused great anticipation in both Donostia and Bilbo.
Luis Rubiales spoke about it in the program ‘The spar’ of the Ser string. Will the final be played before the end of the year? “I do not know. Due to responsibility, we have learned that speculating almost never leads us to get it right and even less about something that even the scientists themselves do not control. It’s very difficult, ”said the president of the Federation, who was re-elected yesterday for the next four years.
The former footballer stated that he maintains continuous contact with the presidents of the two clubs on the subject. “What they can say both in San Sebastián and in Bilbao, both Jokin Aperribay, by the Royal Society, as Aitor elizegi, for Athletic, is that I am in contact with them. We talk a lot, we all have a tremendous interest that these two magnificent fans contest the final in Seville and that the best win, but if possible they do so with the fans. We will rush until the last moment to make this possible ”, he added.
Rubiales He also said that “we have many possibilities” to organize the 2030 World Cup with a joint candidacy between Spain and Portugal: “It is a moment as sad as the one we are going through is a great project. It can serve to revitalize society and be very important for sports, society, tourism, the economy … ”