The first division announced the cancellation of the Clausura 2023 tournament at a press conference.
The El Salvadorian Football Federation (FESFUT) regularization committee and the First Division have decided to move forward with the Clausura 2023 tournament following the tragedy at the Cuscatlan stadium where 12 people were killed in a flood in access to the Salvadoran Football Federation’s Sol General. agreed to terminate sports venue.
“We have decided to end the 2022-2023 El Salvador National Championship. Our priority is to ensure that safety measures at football events are strengthened.
With the support and international advice of FIFA and CONCACAF, we will implement better protocols to ensure the peace of mind of our fans,” the league’s statement read.
May be Concacaf eligible.
Part 1 announced that it will ask Concacaf to approve changes to the classification criteria for the upcoming 2023 Central American Cup. The teams participating in this competition are: FAS are the champions of the 2022 Apertura Tournament. Hokoro FC were runners-up in the same tournament, and Aguila was the team with the highest score in the cumulative table between the 2022-2023 tournaments of Apertura and Clausura.
Both the first division and the regularization committee maintained their position that AD Chalatenango’s relegation would continue despite the cancellation of Clausura 2023. “We have to follow the procedures given by the normalization commission to complete the process,” said the first division secretary. Benjamin Monterosa.
And will the players be signed?
First division leaders said players still under contract with their respective clubs will remain linked to their teams.
“It’s the sacrifice and the unity that these families and all of us must have. Not everyone is happy. We ask as a league for the unity that Salvadoran football needs,” said Monteroza.
cherish the memories
The first department secretary said the decision should honor the 12 people who died in the crowd at the Cuscatlan stadium last Saturday.
“I hope there is understanding and solidarity with the issues we are working on because we have to honor the deceased who were affected by the unexpected events. These considerations. are being considered and we are football people, but we thought it was appropriate to pay tribute to “the people we lost that day,” said Monte Rosa.
“We do not live a normal life. In honor of these people, we accompany them in their memorial service. It is the best way to express yourself,” he added.
Major League Soccer Players Complain After Decision
In the network, footballers from Aguila such as Darwin Selene, Rafa Garcia and Brian Paz. FAS alumni like Roberto Dominguez and Kevin Aldon and Metapan alumni like Diego Gregori have complained about the end of Clausura 2023.