Frankfurt/ Main (dpa) – The German Football Association deserves to organize global matches in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic.

The agreements participated in are binding on the association, “subject to main arrangements permitting,” the DFB revealed – a few hours prior to the last Nations League group match in Spain.

All gamers and officials would adhere regularly and with discipline to the procedures of the health idea throughout the discharge duration. This is likewise documented by the reality that “no cases of corona have occurred in the nationwide group so far”.

The DFB repeated that the particular official policies in the sites and the guidelines of the accountable health authorities are decisive for the staging of a game. “These are binding on the DFB, and the national groups play according to them,” he stated.

Sportingly, the global matches – the game against Spain is already the eighth considering that the beginning of September – are an important step of the DFB choice on the way to the European Championship 2021. The financial aspect is even greater, as the nationwide team’s earnings for the financial backing from the Amateur and Junior space is vital. The 21 local associations get twelve million euros every year from the DFB.