Napoli was handed a 3-0 loss by the Italian league on Wednesday and docked one level for not displaying up for its Serie A match at Juventus due to coronavirus circumstances.
Napoli didn’t journey to Turin for the Oct. 4 sport and native well being authorities ordered the squad into quarantine after two gamers examined optimistic for the coronavirus.
Nonetheless, the league’s Disciplinary Fee dominated that Napoli didn’t have a legitimate purpose for lacking the fixture and will have adopted the present COVID-19 protocol, which was accepted by all golf equipment earlier than the season started.
It stated that the primary orders by native well being authorities on Oct. 3 didn’t cease Napoli from touring to Turin, and that the group ought to have already got been within the northern metropolis when new orders had been issued the next afternoon.
The Italian league’s protocol for coronavirus circumstances is similar as UEFA guidelines. If a group has 13 out there gamers, together with at the very least one goalkeeper, the sport can go forward.