LaLiga suspended the game that was supposed to take place this afternoon between Atlético Madrid and that Seville FC before the red alert AEMET. Heavy rain and storm forecasts will worsen throughout the afternoon, a time to coincide with play in the Metropolitan Civitas (6:30 pm.).
The weather forecast puts pressure on the entire capital, where it is recommended not to leave the house “unless absolutely necessary”. He Sevillewho was already in Madrid for the duel, will not be able to play the game on the fourth matchday against those of Diego Pablo Simeone and has to go home.
🚨 LALIGA has decided to postpone this #AletiSevillaFC before the red alert from AEMET, the recommendations of the Madrid City Council and after discussions this morning with RFEF, CSD and both clubs.
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— LALIGA Corporate (@LaLigaCorp) September 3, 2023
The AEMET (State Office for Meteorology) has activated from 12 p.m The red alert in the city due to heavy rains and expects them to accumulate 120 liters per square meter in the south of Madrid community. The worst forecasts are for this Sunday afternoon (between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.), which coincides with the time when the Sporty – Seville.
“From here it may rain more or less until Monday morning in the southern half of the autonomous community of Madrid (including the capital) and the eastern half of the province of Toledo the same thing that has rained so far for all of 2023. In the capital Madrid it has been 145 l/m² since January 1st and 119 l/m² in Toledo,” it is assumed Ruben del Campospeaker of AEMET, through their social networks.
Finally in between President of the RFEF, He President of the Superior Sports Council and the CEOs of Atlético de Madrid and Sevilla FC Due to the warnings and recommendations about the weather situation in the capital, they have decided to postpone the meeting. The new date and time of the game will be announced The league in the coming days.