Last Updated: August 06, 2022, 20:22 IST
The pre-season pleasant between Spanish aspect Atletico Madrid and Italian giants Juventus which was scheduled to happen in Israel this weekend has been cancelled due to “security” issues, the 2 groups introduced on Saturday.
The match was as a consequence of happen on the Bloomfield stadium in Tel Aviv on Sunday however a renewed surge in hostilities in the area prompted the promoters Comtec Group to name it off.
ALSO READ| Premier League: David Moyes Surprised Jesse Lingard Picked Forest Over West Ham
“Due to the latest developments, the friendly between Atletico Madrid and Juventus, scheduled in Israel, has been cancelled,” mentioned Juventus in a press release.
“Due to the current security situation, Comtec Group announces that the match between Atletico Madrid and Juventus, scheduled for tomorrow, Sunday 7 August at Bloomfield Stadium, will not be played.”
Israel hit Gaza with air strikes on Saturday and a Palestinian militant group retaliated with a barrage of rocket fireplace, in the territory’s worst escalation of violence since final 12 months.
Juventus begin their Serie A marketing campaign with a house tie in opposition to Sassuolo on August 15 whereas Diego Simeone’s Atletico play their La Liga opener in opposition to Getafe the identical day.
Read the Latest News and Breaking News right here