Youth and Sports Minister Mehmet Muharrem Kasapoğlu explained how the normalization process will be in sports. Stating that they wanted to include spectators, albeit partially, in March, Kasapoğlu said, “Of course, it is the federation that will decide this. It can be opened as 10, 15 or 20 of the capacity. HEPP code will be mandatory. Lounges can be opened,” he said.
Youth and Sport His Minister Mehmet Muharrem Kasapoğlu gave the good news of normalization to sports fans. Stating that they are in favor of opening the sports fields to the audience, Minister Kasapoğlu said, “We will bring our clubs together with our fans in the fastest way possible.”
“BİZ AÇILMASINDAN YANAYIZ”
Answering the questions of Hürriyet, Minister Kasapoğlu said, “We want to include spectators for the matches, even if partial in March, but it is the federation that will decide this. It can be opened as 10 percent, 15 or 20 of the capacity. We are in favor of opening our clubs according to the course of the pandemic. We will meet with our fans, “he said.
5 THOUSAND AUDIENCE AT 50 THOUSAND STATES
Stating that they will follow the course of the pandemic, Minister Kasapoğlu said, “Let’s say there is a stadium for 50 thousand people, 5 thousand people can be taken. HEPP code will be mandatory. Lounges can be opened. The Federation will make these decisions. We are in favor of bringing our fans to the fields within the framework of Covid measures.” Speaking about the sports law studies, Minister Kasapoğlu said, “With the new law, clubs and federations will be transparent. They will be in an accountable position. Managers will be responsible for what they do. With the new law, financial and administrative discipline and together with this responsibility will be strong.
WE WILL TURN THE PROCESS INTO AN OPPORTUNITY
After the pandemic, as in all areas of Turkey, indicating sport also to translate this process into an opportunity Muharram Kasapoğlu said: “We are in this process, we have competition and in touch we never cut our athletes preparing for the Olympics. All of our athletes, unlike other countries, more motivated, confident and ready. We expect great success in the Olympics. Achievements and developments depend on the role models in these subjects. There are İbrahim Çolak, Ferhat Arıcan, Ahmet Önder in gymnastics, and Fatma Uruk who broke records in free diving. We need to increase the number of them. Like these athletes, we have many examples in other branches.