There is no more paper for Saturday’s game (9pm) against Real Madrid, except that which the white club can return and a brutal atmosphere is expected in this long-awaited match, but those in charge of the club keep their fingers crossed. The notable rise in infections, the incidence rate and hospital and ICU admissions due to the coronavirus has alerted the health authorities and, of course, those responsible for the club. At the moment, four days before the game, they have not received any notice or have any indication that the stadium cannot be covered 100% on Saturday.
The number of members is the highest in history, above 37,000 as revealed by the president, and the locations flew in a few days and could no longer be acquired through the web, although some of the worst should be isolated. The qualifying situation of both contenders and the pull that this match always has set the ideal context for a great atmosphere to be registered in the Amara Coliseum, but the pandemic and the sixth wave are threatening factors.
Osakidetza reported yesterday that there are already 48 people in the ICU due to the covid, so the Basque Country is on the verge of the sanitary emergency being re-decreed, something that would become effective as soon as the fifty hundred people admitted to care were exceeded. intensive, as advised by the counselor Gotzone sagardui. This could mean the activation of the Anti-Pandemic Law and the application of measures such as limiting the capacity to 20% in facilities with a capacity greater than 5,000, such as Anoeta.
Restrictions are coming, but the proximity of the match against Madrid plays in favor of Real.