Scheduled for Sunday, three meetings of the championship of Italy on football postponed to a later date. This was announced by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. The reason – the outbreak of the disease caused by a virus 2019-nCoV.
In the last two days the number of cases in the Northern provinces of Italy — Lombardy, Veneto, Piedmont, Emilia Romagna and Lazio have reached 76 people. Two patients died. Unfavorable epidemiological situation has forced the government to take urgent action.
In the provinces of Lombardy and Veneto, where is found the largest number of people infected with coronavirus, cancelled all public events. Including football matches. Postponed to a later date 42 matches of the national championship, including three games of Serie A, inter — Sampdoria, Verona — Cagliari and Atalanta — Sassuolo.