Raiders of Las Vegas will usher in their new stadium, the Allegiant Stadium without spectators, and this, because of the pandemic of sars coronavirus.
This is what the team has indicated in a letter sent to their season ticket holders. The team of the NFL has taken this decision after having discussions with the health officials of Nevada and elected municipal officials.
The Allegiant Stadium has cost approximately$ 2 billion and took more than 1,000 days to build. It can accommodate 65 000 fans.
In addition to the Raiders, the Jets and the New York Giants will not have supporters in their stadium in 2020.
Two players withdraw
In addition, the team of Las Vegas has announced that the half defensive D. J. Killings, and the defensive end Jeremiah Valoaga have chosen not to take part in the next campaign.
Both men have fears about the COVID-19.
These are the first two players of the Raiders to make this decision.