Although Tottenham did not lose 3-0 against Stade Rennes, the cancelled match has now been counted. For the Spurs, this is tantamount to Conference League elimination.
On 9 December, Antonio Conte’s team could still have taken their fate into their own hands. But the final group game against league leaders Stade Rennes did not happen due to the Corona outbreak at the Londoners. Like several of Spurs’ Premier League matches, the game had to be cancelled.
Unlike in the league, where the games are made up, the duel with Rennes was now assessed at the green table – with 0:3 from Spurs’ point of view. This means that Tottenham, who were already in third place and under pressure, have been eliminated from the Conference League. This was announced by UEFA on Monday morning.
According to their regulations, the group stage must be completed by 31 December, which was now no longer possible. In this case, according to UEFA rules, “the club unable to participate in this match would be held responsible. “