These are tough times, not only for the football world but for the whole of society.
The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic has already begun showing its adverse effects in Europe, initially hitting Italy, the virus has now become a point of major concern for the whole continent.
As a preventive measure, the governing bodies have postponed the top five football leagues in Europe until further notice.
UEFA also declared that no football activities will take place as far as the Champions League and Europa League are concerned.
The football community hasn’t been immune to the coronavirus, with big personalities like Arsenal boss, Mikel Arteta and Chelsea star Callum Hudson-Odoi been tested positive for the virus.
Naturally, the circumstances have created an atmosphere of fear and uncertainty amongst the football fans. Facing such a strange occurrence for the first time, many cannot process the situation and don’t know how to react.
Amid all the panic, an emphatic message from Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has provided some sense of relief and direction for the football fans around the globe.
In a message published on the official Liverpool website, the German expressed his views on the decision to postpone the games along with the concerns and anxiety caused in the society because of the pandemic.
The word of class from Jurgen Klopp was duly appreciated by the Liverpool and rival fans alike.
Football has proved time and time again that it’s more than just a sport and has the ability to bring people together no matter which crest, colour or creed.
In the midst of the current crisis, humanity shall prevail in order to bring peace and calm back in society, as intimated by Jurgen Klopp’s words.