The KNVB decided in advance of the ‘cold club’

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If the KNVB cause ringing in the semi-finals in the KNVB cup on Wednesday to order owing to the Dutch notions of unusually strong cold, then that will in time happen.

The unusually strong cold causes as possible for a cancellation.

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The football association indicates lessons learned have been drawn from the messy situation around the fifteenth round, when despite a code orange in connection with heavy snowfall, and the games at first continued, but FC Utrecht-Feyenoord and Sparta-Vitesse in a later stage still were cancelled. That was the KNVB to make the necessary criticism.

“We will timely take a decision”, let the KNVB know. “A day before the race the meteorologists reliable predictions and it will be clear if the wind-chill below minus fifteen drops.”

This week the semi-finals of the KNVB cup on the program.

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The KNVB uses the directive that there is a wind chill below minus fifteen is not football with the eye on the audience at the grandstand. In such circumstances, according to experts, it is not safe to be ninety minutes long on a stand. As they currently stand, it seems the wind chill, according to the predictions of Meteo Consult, where also the KNVB to consult, not under minus fifteen bags.

“For now, we assume that AZ-FC Twente and Feyenoord-Willem II can go, but we are keeping the situation closely in the holes”, let the football association know.

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