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Uefa prevents the president of Villarreal from attending the European League Final


The European Football Association (UEFA) medical committee refused to allow the president of Spanish club Villarreal, Fernando Roig, to attend the European League final match against Manchester United this evening, Wednesday, due to his late recovery from infection with the new Corona virus.


Fernando Roig has recovered from the Corona virus, but the period that has passed since his recovery from the infection is not sufficient, according to the assurances of the medical committee.


Yesterday, Fernando Roig flew to Gdansk, Poland, on a private plane, amid strict precautions, to attend the European League final match, but he was not allowed to penetrate the medical bubble and mix with the players and the team before the match.


According to the official statement issued by the club, the president of Villarreal returned to Spain after making sure not to attend the European League final match.


Today, Wednesday, the Manchester United team collides with his counterpart Villarreal in the 2020-2021 European League final, at the "Energa Gdansk" stadium in Poland.


Man United and Villarreal have enjoyed a distinguished journey in the European League this season, which culminated the duo's effort to compete for the continental title on Polish soil.


The Villarreal match against Man United will take place at 9 pm today, Wednesday, on beIN Sports 1 HD Premium.


The Red Devils began their career in the Euroleague from the round of 32, after leaving the group stage in the European Champions League, where they faced Real Sociedad and defeated them in Spain 4-0 and tied in the return leg at Old Trafford.


Then he clashed with Milan in the round of 16, and the result of the first leg between them at Old Trafford ended 1-1, then Man United succeeded in winning a goal at the San Siro stadium in the second leg.


In the round of 8, United beat Granada 4-0 in aggregate, home and away matches, then crushed Roma in the semi-finals, with a score of 8-5, and qualifies for the final match.


Villarreal against Man United

Manchester United, led by Norwegian Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is looking to write history by winning the European League title, for the second time in the club’s history, after the team was crowned in the 2016-2017 season, under the leadership of Jose Mourinho.


Man United hopes to win the European League title, to make its fans happy after leaving the domestic season without any championship, and ending the Premier League season and runners-up with 74 points.

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