Berlin (dpa) – 1. FC Union Berlin can receive a penalty after fans chanting in a football match.
As the newspaper “Bild” reported, the responsible health department is facing a possible violation of current corona measures after the Berlin Bundesliga club was informed of the omission of fan chants for the match against second division Hannover 96. ” district office is currently under investigation. If there are any violations, they will be punished accordingly, “Treptow-Köpenick health service said.
1795 spectators watched the 4-1 victory against Lower Saxony at the An der Alten Försterei stadium on Thursday. “We have not asked anyone to sing here,” said Christian Arbeit, Union communications chief. Section 5 of the Sixth Corona Infection Protection Ordinance states under item nine, “Fan chants and chants should be omitted.”
“The question is: are the rules actually understandable to people or are we slowly encountering strange boundaries”, complained work at the RBB. Singing in closed rooms is still allowed from a distance, suddenly no longer singing outside, he said.