On March 31, most Corona measures are running in Berlin, from April 1, only the “basic protection” (for example, a mask obligation in public transport) applies. For the home game of the 1st FC Union on Friday evening (20.30 clock, live! At basic protection) against the 1st FC Cologne there is therefore no corona-related requirements of the Berlin authorities.
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“The Infection Protection Act is not there anymore, Berlin has not explained to the hotspot. Accordingly, everything is like earlier. The district office does not make any edition, but there are no legal basis for that, but of course, the fans may be close, but of course The train wear the mask. Everything is normal in the stadium, “said Alexander Freier-Winterwerb, District Stadtrat for Youth and Health in Treptow-Köpenick, the basic protection.
After two years of the pandemic, we are now in the phase that one works with the population and relies heavily on personal responsibility.
Alexander Freier-Winterwerb, District Stadtrat for Youth and Health in Treptow-Köpenick
Since it is an outdoor event, he hold the return to normal for “completely alright”. Also for the interior areas (e.g. Lighs, VIP or press areas, etc.) of the stadium, according to the SPD politician, there are no official requirements, neither for visitors nor for employees or journalists. “My recommendation is to wear a mask in the interior. But that is left to anyone,” said freer-winter advertising and explained, “After two years of the pandemic, we are now in the phase that one works with the population and very much Strongly puts on personal responsibility. “
Whether the 1st FC Union as a organizer also introduces measures for the viewers, is still open. The club has already imposed the 3G rule for media representatives as well as a mask obligation during the press conference, also no interviews with players are allowed (except for the right holders, e.g. Dazn). This is justified by the Irishes, among other things, worry about infections, facing the players.
Which protective measures Union for spectators and employees, which are approximately in the interior of the stadium, the club could not answer the club on Wednesday. You still wait for the requirements of the authorities and can only comment on the course of the Thursday, Union said.
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