LaLiga Matchday 5 to commence with a moment of silence honoring Morocco earthquake victims.

Olivier Galego
By Olivier GalegoLast Update: 11 September 2023
Marocco Earthquake

LaLiga has announced that the matches of matchday 5 of the Spanish championship will start with a moment of silence in memory of the victims in Morocco.

LaLiga official website states:

LALIGA, in coordination with the RFEF, will observe a minute’s silence in all fixtures on Matchday 5 of LALIGA HYPERMOTION and the next matchday of LALIGA EA SPORTS, as a heartfelt show of solidarity and support to the families and friends of the victims of the earthquake in Morocco.

Spanish soccer club Real Sociedad has also issued a statement of condolences to the victims of the attacks.

Last night, Morocco was struck by a 6.8-magnitude earthquake that left 632 people dead and 329 injured.