Updated January 27, 2021 at 5.30 pm – January 27, 2021 at 5.32 pm.
During a press conference, the director general of the 6-nation tournament Benjamin Morel confirmed the French government was providing all guarantees in terms of health and did not envisage changes to the plan.
Facing concerns, the committee of 6 nations is facing. For several weeks, faced with the proliferation of an “English version” of coronovirus across the channel, the French government has called for the establishment of a clearly reinforced health protocol around 6-nation tournament meetings, which began Going to do. 6 and 7 February. Present at the press conference for the 2021 edition of the tournament, General Manager Benjamin Morel gave an update on the situation and especially exchanges with French officials. ” We have provided all necessary guarantees to the French authorities regarding all our protocols., Assures the latter who confirms all that some points are unresolved. We have this special point of ‘septon’ for those outside of European countries, it affects the United Kingdom. We are awaiting clarification on the people concerned or not. But these concerns coincide which will happen by the end of February. We will continue to work with the French authorities. “
Health bubble is not relevant
Recently, Sports Minister Roxana Marciniu did not hide her preference for setting up sanitary bubbles as possible around the 6 Nations tournament.. Very quickly, Jackie Lorenzetti and his teams seized the ball and the FFR and Six Nations Committee offered the services of Paris La Défense Arena to host such equipment and fifteen matches of the 2021 tournament. Hands by Benjamin Morel: ” It was mentioned by some, but it was never actually discussed. “. For the latter, economic issues in particular make it difficult or impossible to hold the 6 nations under such circumstances. The tournament general manager has full confidence in the protocol imposed, but does not close the door for changes if necessary. ” If we are able to organize it in a completely safe way, then do it this way. Any other option can always be considered based on future constraints. But for now, We are very focused on the organization as per today’s plan.. “Words that could not assure the government.”