September 17, 2014
AFA decrees 7-day mourning: no football
The Association of Argentine Football (AFA) has decreed a 7-day mourning following the death of the body’s president Julio Humberto Grondona. The first date of the national tournament - which had been set to start on Saturday - has been suspended.
Grondona’s funeral will be held at the training facility of the Argentine FA located in the Buenos Aires province locality of Ezeiza but no date has been yet confirmed.