The South Korean authorities introduced on Friday it should start permitting a restricted variety of fans back into baseball and soccer stadiums as soon as Sunday, under new guidelines aimed toward stopping the unfold of the coronavirus.
Fans can be allowed to attend Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) games beginning on Sunday, and Korea Professional Football League (Ok League) matches beginning August 1, Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun said at a authorities assembly.
Both leagues will solely be allowed to promote 10% % of the seats obtainable at any given recreation, he said.
“Many citizens who have been cheering via online are looking forward to entering the stadium again,” Chung said, whereas asking for persistence with efforts to steadiness anti-virus measures with reopening.
After a greater than a month delay due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic, which all however wiped the world’s sporting calendar clean, South Korea’s soccer and baseball leagues opened their seasons in early May, however fans haven’t been allowed to attend.