November 10, 2020

Because of Corona virus Bayern Munich vs Atletico Madrid being behind closed doors.

Because of Corona virus Bayern Munich vs Atletico Madrid being behind closed doors.

M. Donato/FC Bayern

The next 3 matches at the Allianz Arena will be played without fans due to COVID-19 concerns.

Bayern Munich’s next 3 home games, including their Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid, will be played behind closed doors because of coronavirus.

Cases of COVID-19 have actually increased in Munich recently, with 4,058 taped on Oct 8 up from 2,503 a week previously.

Bayern verified on Friday that, according to a judgment from the city’s authorities, no fans will have the ability to go to matches at the Allianz Arena until October 25.

The DFB-Pokal match versus Duren Merzenich, the Champions League clash with Atletico and the Bundesliga match at home to Eintracht Frankfurt will all be impacted.

Bayern expect that the next home match fans can attend will protest Werder Bremen on November 21.

The 2020-21 Bundesliga season began with home fans permitted to be at matches but just up to an arena capability of 20 per cent.

Nevertheless, the German Football League (DFL) guidelines stated games would have to lag closed doors in a city if the seven-day infection rate surpassed 35 per 100,000 people.

Bayern, who won the treble in 2019-20, started the brand-new season with an 8-0 demolition of Schalke.

They then beat Sevilla 2-1 after extra time in the UEFA Super Cup before a shock 4-1 league loss away to Hoffenheim.

Hansi Flick’s side then defeated Borussia Dortmund 3-2 in the DFL-Supercup and won 4-3 versus Hertha Berlin prior to the worldwide break.