Union of European Football Associations UEFA is reportedly considering the finishing of Champions League and Europa League competitions in August this year once domestic leagues get completed.

Media reports said that amid the coronavirus also known as COVID-19 pandemic, sports events all around the world have become its victim and either postponed or canceled.

Similarly, Football events across the continent ground to a halt by the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic and the governing body is meeting next Thursday to discuss how the 2019-20 season can be concluded.

Media reports said that Its plans for the two European competitions will depend on how soon domestic leagues across the continent can resume.

If they are up and running sometime in the next couple of months, the Union of European Football Associations UEFA could decide to play them alongside the league action as they do in normal circumstances.

But if it is not until July or August that the action is underway then Union of European Football Associations UEFA would be more likely to play the remainder of the two competitions in a condensed timeframe, culminating at the end of August.

Both the Champions League and the Europa League, with respective finals due to get played in Istanbul and Gdansk, are currently midway through the round of 16 stage.

It understood Union of European Football Associations UEFA keen for all remaining matches in the domestic leagues to get played, but the 23 April meeting likely to see the subject of possibly ending them early at least discussed.