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They ask to ban tobacco in football stadiums

The current regulatory framework, governed by the COVID-19 protocol, does not allow the


The current regulatory framework, governed by the COVID-19 protocol, does not allow the consumption of tobacco and related products during sporting events, but there is no regulation in this regard after the pandemic, which leaves the decision to the will of the sports clubs. of whether or not there is smoking in its facilities.

For this reason, the mentioned as an example the “Addictions Law” promulgated by the Basque Parliament, which does prohibit smoking in all closed and semi-closed spaces for public use, public or private, such as football stadiums or frontons, and highlighted to clubs like Barcelona, ​​Malaga or Deportivo de La Coruña, which banned smoking in their stadiums years ago. In addition, Atlético de Madrid and Valencia have recently promoted initiatives with smoke-free zones in all their facilities, and Real Madrid plans to do the same once the renovation of the Santiago Bernabéu is complete.