Fans from hotspots banned from soccer
8th January 2021
Restrictions for A-League games, starting with the Jets game in Newcastle tonight.
This is the statement issued by NSW Health:
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 restrictions are in place under a Public Health Order.
The following rules and restrictions will commence on Friday 8 January 2021 until Sunday 31 January 2021
- Spectators must wear a face mask
- Residents of affected areas in Greater Sydney are not permitted to attend.
You must not enter any major recreational facilities for the purpose of attending any A-league games as a spectator if:
- you live in an affected area (Auburn, Belmore, Berala, Birrong, Lidcombe, Potts Hill, Regents Park, Rookwood, Wentworthville and the northern area of the Northern Beaches)
- you stayed overnight or worked in an affected area at any time in the 14 days before the event
- you have, at any time during the previous 14 days, been to a COVID-19 case locations venue
- you have, at any time during the previous 14 days, been to a public exposure site in Victoria
For more information on restrictions under the Public Health Order for A-League games, please visit: https://www.nsw.gov.au/.../what-you.../major-sporting-events