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TFF details Süper Lig resumption date, plan for Champions League final

Ryan Donk of Galatasaray in action against goalkeeper Loris Karius of Besiktas during the Turkish Super Lig match played behind closed doors on March 15 (by Emrah Yorulmaz/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)

The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) has said it intends to resume the suspended Süper Lig on the weekend of June 12-14, and host the 2020 Uefa Champions League final in Istanbul in August.

The top division of Turkish club football has been suspended since March 20 and had been one of the final major European leagues to shutdown amid Covid-19. TFF president Nihat Özdemir said he hopes to finish the season by July 26, with games played behind closed doors.

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