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Spanish women's top flight football to turn professional next season, to be rebranded as Liga Ellas
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Spanish women's top flight football to turn professional next season, to be rebranded as Liga Ellas

Lozano, also the president of the country's higher sports council (CSD), said the first division will be rebranded as "Liga Ellas" for the 2021-2022 season.

Spanish league president Javier Tebas hopes fans can return in stands for LaLiga games after Easter
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Spanish league president Javier Tebas hopes fans can return in stands for LaLiga games after Easter

"It's been a year, we've learned a lot, and we hope that by the third week of April we can start to have a percentage back in the stadiums," LaLiga president Javier Tebas told the press, adding "if circumstances allow".

Coronavirus Outbreak: Fans won't be able to attend LaLiga matches just yet, says junior Sports Sinister Irene Lozano
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Fans won't be able to attend LaLiga matches just yet, says junior Sports Sinister Irene Lozano

Lozano did leave the door open to supporters returning once Spain’s state of emergency, which the government is seeking to extend until 21 June, is over.

Spain considers allowing football fans to return to matches, health ministry to evaluate risks
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Spain considers allowing football fans to return to matches, health ministry to evaluate risks

Simon said the issue was discussed on Tuesday in an online meeting between Health Minister Salvador Illa, Sports Minister Irene Lozano and four La Liga players including Barcelona’s Gerard Pique and Atletico Madrid’s Koke.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Spain's sports officials say fans might be back in football stadiums beginning next season
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Spain's sports officials say fans might be back in football stadiums beginning next season

Irene Lozano, president of the Spanish Sports Council, believes that conditions could be in place by the fall to allow fans back, with some restrictions

Coronavirus Outbreak: Spanish football clubs to start testing as they prepare return to training
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Spanish football clubs to start testing as they prepare return to training

LaLiga clubs will begin testing players for the novel coronavirus next week as the first step towards restarting the season in June, a source familiar with the league’s plans said on Wednesday.

Spanish league, football federation reaches tentative agreement ahead of bid for 2030 FIFA World Cup
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Spanish league, football federation reaches tentative agreement ahead of bid for 2030 FIFA World Cup

Spain’s players’ association, which recently also has been at odds with the federation and the league, said it welcomed the peace deal