When 1. FC Union Berlin play in Naples in the second away match in their UEFA Champions League campaign on Wednesday, around 2,500 Union fans will be in attendance.
As both the host club and the local authorities have emphasised the potentialö risks for travelling football fans, 1. FC Union Berlin would like to ask you to observe the following information:
- Union fans are advised to wear red and white fan clothing in the stadium only during their stay in Naples.
- Outlying areas of the city of Naples are to be avoided.
- There will no away fans permitted to attend the Youth League fixture in the afternoon
For all away fans, here are some tips on visiting the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona. Further information can be found here.
Stadio Diego Armando Maradona | Via Giambattista Marino | 80125 Napoli
- Meeting point
The meeting point officially agreed by the security authorities and the Union fan scene is the Stazione Marittima, Molo Angioino, near the city centre. From there, shuttle buses will take everybody to the stadium. The last buses leave 2 hours before kick-off.
- By train/local public transport
From Garibaldi station, you can reach the stadium by metro line 2, getting off at Campi Flegrei station. From there it is only a few minutes' walk.
At the stadium
- Stadium opening
120 minutes before kick-off: 16:45
The stadium regulations apply.
- Away sector
The away sector at Gate 26 is reserved for Union fans.
The usual control measures will take place at the entrance to the stadium. As the tickets are personalised, an identification document must also be presented.
- After the match
After the final whistle, the security authorities have planned a block closure of around 60 minutes. It will not be possible to leave the away fans' block during this time.
- Away fans' tickets
There are no remaining tickets for the away block available, it is completely sold out.
- Bags / luggage
There will be no possibility to hand in larger bags or luggage on site.
- Further information
The number of refreshment stands in the stadium is very limited, no alcoholic drinks will be served.