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Spain's La Liga gets go ahead to resume next month

(CNN)Lionel Messi and the other footballing superstars of La Liga have been given the all-clear to take to the field again in the second week of June, Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez announced Saturday."The resumption of major professional sporting competitions and, in particular, La Liga will be allowed from the week of June 8," Sanchez said in a televised address to the nation.La Liga was suspended on March 12 after Real Madrid went into quarantine on the same day following the positive test for coronavirus of one of the sporting club's basketball players.Leo, Locked and Loaded pic.twitter.com/iptRYxLpIA— FC Barcelona (from 🏠) (@FCBarcelona) May 23, 2020 Messi's Barcelona has a slender two-point lead over arch-rival Real with 1 ...