DFB President Bernd Neuendorf is critical of the recent storms of fans in the Bundesliga and the 2nd Bundesliga.
“I don’t like it, because in a way it always means risks for the players, for the spectators themselves, for the security personnel. “BILD100 President” in Berlin.
Most recently, followers had to go to the Bundesliga, the European Cup qualifications of 1. FC Köln and 1. FC Union Berlin, as well as in the rescue from VfB Stuttgart The field stormed from the stands.
“This storm could also have ended in a disaster,” said the senior police director Peter Both after the incidents in Gelsenkirchen. There were numerous injuries there.
DFB President Bernd Neuendorf fears “Trend” at the storms
Everyone would know about the possible risks, said Neuendorf. “In this respect, I hope that it will not expand towards a trend, but that individual events remain.”
Neuendorf’s predecessor Fritz Keller rated the turrets less critically. The former president of the German Football Association proposes an orderly fan flood in the stadium interior.
“Somehow the fans can also express their joy. If you organize this, I think that is not so dangerous, but just leave a little more freedom,” said the former president of Bundesliga club SC Freiburg. “If you organize it, you also have the opportunity to do something.”