LaLiga Santander 2019 – 20 Claims that the agreement between LaLiga and RFEF was natural and without much effort
E l Minister of Culture y Deporte, Jos Manuel Rodrguez Uribes wants "football" to be the "figurehead of Spanish sport" after LaLiga and the Spanish Federation have reached an agreement to return to competition when the The coronavirus crisis allows it, and highlighted the close stance of both presidents, Javier Tebas and Luis Rubiales.
"Football needs everyone's help and I assure you that I have not had to make much effort, it has been very natural the agreement. Thebes and Rubiales have done much of their part in a short time. It was a success. Today I have spoken with them to congratulate them. I want to value what they have done, "he said in statements to 'El Partidazo' by Cadena Cope and Radio MARCA.
" I was not pissed off at the two institutions, but I think things can be done better . Our country and our sport need greatness, generosity and to do things with high eyes. Intua that it was a possible agreement and I have already verified it. It is a good way. Now we depend on Health ", added Rodrguez Uribes, who understands" perfectly "the" concern of soccer players for a possible contagion ".
"I insist, it will be Health that marks the way to return but that the duties have already been done by LaLiga, the RFEF and the Superior Council of Sports is a good path, "said the minister of culture and sport, who did not want to venture with dates." I do not know, it is impossible ".
" It will not be responsible to say a date. I want it to happen, I hope that football is the figurehead of Spanish sports. I think it is a good message . That if it finally occurs or not, we do not know. That depends on the pandemic. You have to see many things carefully. Player contracts. You have to take steps with guarantees, "he added.
" This is an unprecedented situation and – above all – it takes a lot of mutual understanding "said Rodrguez Uribes, who was asked if it is more about culture or sports. "I want to be a minister of both things. People from the culture tell me lately that I am more of the sport. I live both areas with devotion ", he affirmed.
" I come from the world of culture from an environment of teachers from the Free Institution of Education, and at the same time I am a person who loves the sport. I practiced basketball for a long time, I follow almost all sports. And now I continue to see them with great enthusiasm, "concluded Rodrguez Uribes.