Last Wednesday, June 30, the calendar of Real Madrid matches was known in what will be the fixture for LaLiga in the 2021/2022 season. According to information from Spain, the Merengue box would return to its home, the Santiago Bernabéu, on September 11 or 12.
And is that the White House, the last time they used their stadium was in the 2-0 victory against Barcelona, when Vinicius Junior and Mariano Díaz scored. That was on March 1, 2020, before the world came to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic, which held soccer for several months.
Due to that stoppage and due to the already planned remodeling of the La Castellana Theater, the white team from the Spanish capital decided to play their home games at the Alfredo Di Stefano stadium; A small stage in which spectators never entered, inside the club's sports headquarters, and in which the League title was obtained, for the 2019/2020 campaign.
"The work is conceived so that it can continue with it and that the public can enter to watch the games," said Florentino Pérez, president of the institution, recently on El Transistor, a radio program in Spain. It must also be borne in mind that the Spanish Government decreed that as of July 24, sports venues may have public presence, yes, it is not yet known whether the capacity will be 100% or will be reduced, taking into account that the Iberian country has already gone through the crudest moments due to covid-19.