Diego Simeone used social media to unfold consciousness amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Atletico Madrid head trainer Diego Simeone referred to as for folks to stick house in Spain to forestall the unfold of coronavirus and give protection to “all of those around us”.
LaLiga and Segunda video games had been postponed for no less than the following two matchdays in efforts to struggle the unfold of COVID-19, which continues to disrupt recreation around the globe.
Simeone, who oversaw Atletico’s Champions League last-16 victory over Liverpool on Wednesday, used social media to unfold consciousness about coronavirus.
“I wanted to send you a message of awareness,” Simeone stated in a video message posted to Twitter.
“From my home, I invite you all to follow the path set by the experts, taking care of ourselves and all of those around us. Let’s stay home.”
— Diego Pablo Simeone (@Simeone) March 13, 2020
There had been greater than five,000 instances of coronavirus in Spain, with over 100 deaths.
Globally, over five,400 folks have died from the virus following greater than 145,000 instances.
Prior to LaLiga being suspended, Atletico had been 6th and some degree in the back of fourth-placed Real Sociedad, with Barcelona two issues transparent atop the desk.