The Paços de Ferreira-Benfica match, for the twentieth spherical of the I Liga, which was scheduled for February 12 (Sunday), ought to be continued on January 26. As recognized by extra soccerfollowing information superior by the Record this morning, the date has been set by the Permanent Calendar Commission (CPC) and must be formally confirmed at a membership assembly, scheduled for Tuesday.
The foundation of the change is the participation of Roger Schmidt’s staff in European competitions, which is the recreation against Club Brugge, in Belgium, on February 15, Wednesday, for the first leg of the spherical of 16 of the Champions League, three days after the date recognized this season for matchday 20, which nonetheless has no fastened schedules.
As far as our newspaper is aware of from a supply near the course of, the definition of the new date of the CPC for the recreation between the beavers and the eagles doesn’t have a positive place on the half of Paços de Ferreira. The individuals of Pac, who had been confronted with the earlier CPC assembly with the expectation of January 26, are against the date. However, holding the recreation in ten days is the imminent situation for each golf equipment.
How is the calendar and what does the regulation say
Paços-Benfica exhibits, for the reds, three days away from a European recreation on a Wednesday, in addition to three days after the go to of Braga, for the quarter-finals of the Portuguese cup (February 9, Thursday, at 8:30 pm). For Paços, it will happen between the matches against Portimonense (away, 5 February) and Estoril (away, 19 February), for the championship.
Now, given the situation of European competitions for Benfica, and in line with the laws, there is a risk to vary the date, as indicated in article 44 of the Regulation of League Competitions, in the calendar of video games. This is what is mentioned in paragraphs a) and c) of level 5 of that article.
“Except for a written settlement between the contending golf equipment, any official match in the nationwide competitors must respect an interval between matches of 72 hours, calculated between the starting of the first match and at the begin of the second match of the nationwide competitors, besides in the case of consecutive matches from Thursday to Sunday, the place the interval must be at least 68 hours, with the clear settlement of the membership that performed the earlier Thursday» and “If a membership, collaborating in UEFA competitions, has to play a match in that competitors on Wednesday, it has the proper, with out the want for an settlement from the opposing membership, to proceed the match on the day earlier than worldwide participation. till Saturday”.
According to the definition of the regulation, the Paços-Benfica match can happen on the authentic date, February 12 (Sunday), however since Benfica performs subsequent Wednesday for the Champions League, it has the proper to convey the recreation to Saturday , as proven in the letter c. However, an expectation for Saturday, February 11, will compete with the time interval for the match in Braga, for the Portuguese Cup, on the ninth: neither the 68 nor the 72 hours will be fulfilled.
THE extra soccer additionally discovered that, because of the imposition of a brand new CPC date a day earlier than the authentic, a brand new date situation was studied by Paços de Ferreira, however after the 12 of February. That is, the twenty third of February, a Thursday. However, this date, involving pure and routine operator points, ended up being rejected, additionally as a result of of the time at which the assembly ought to be held. Is that, on February 23, there will be European competitions, that are eight matches in the second leg of play entry to the spherical of 16 in the Europa League, together with Midtjylland-Sporting, in addition to eight extra video games in the Conference League.
The subsequent few hours ought to convey information and a conclusion to the file.
What will the staff’s schedule seem like?
Confirmed the recreation of the twenty sixth of January, the go to of the present chief of the final categorised comes between the journey to the Azores subsequent Saturday, the twenty first (18h00) and the go to of Arouca, at this time, albeit on a conditional foundation – because of the participation of the Arouquenses in the League Cup – for February 1, Wednesday.
For Paços, the anticipation of receiving Benfica takes place between receiving Sp. Braga subsequent Saturday, the twenty first (3:30 pm) and the reception of Gil Vicente, scheduled for the thirtieth (Monday, 7 pm), 4 days after the match with Lisbon.