The match of Ida of the semifinal of the Mexican football, between America and Leon, not only had to change of date, but it will have to be played in Queretaro with the levels of pollution that persist in Mexico City.
The semi-final between America and Leon changes its date by pollution
In a statement, the league BBVA reported that the change was due to the environmental contingency decreed in the capital of the country, which has been maintained for two consecutive days, and on the recommendation of the Government of Mexico City.
#NOTA change of venue for the Semifinal Ida between @ClubAmerica and @clubleonfc: https://t.co/L8mr9Cs2dn pic.twitter.com/HYTYxIXdAx
— LIGA Bancomer MX (@LIGABancomerMX) May 15, 2019
«After the conditions presented in the Valley of Mexico It was concluded that the meeting was not carried out in the Aztec stadium. For this reason, we consider the second strategy, which was to be carried out in the Nemesio Diez Stadium, in the city of Toluca; However, the weather conditions did not allow it either, «the tournament authorities published.
Both clubs agreed to play the game at the Corregidora Stadium with the same date and schedule, Thursday May 16 at 20:30 hours.
The return game is held for Sunday, May 19 at 20:06 pm at the Nou Camp Stadium in León, Guanajuato.
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Sometimes, everything is relative. ? ♂️
Today we «flew» ✈️ from León to QUERETARO, with stopover in Toluca.
There we wait for them all to be united in the semifinal.
Let’s go for more! #SigueLaHuella ? pic.twitter.com/zZkRBst74X
— Club León (@clubleonfc) May 15, 2019
This Wednesday, the Environmental commission of the Megalopolis (Came) maintained the extraordinary environmental contingency for the Valley of Mexico, for the second consecutive day, and even the Secretariat of Public Education (SEP) announced the suspension of classes for this May 16 In basic-level schools for pollution.
It will also maintain the vehicle restrictions of double today does not circulate.
The capital authorities have called on the citizenry to avoid outdoor activities and reduce the use of the car.
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