Some 12,000 cardboard cutouts of fans filled the Borussia-Park Stadium, in Monchengladbach, on Friday, to make the stadium appear full despite social distancing measures preventing fans from attending Borussia Monchengladbach's closed-door match against Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday.
The thousands of personalised cardboard cutouts depicting some of the club's biggest fans ready to cheer for their... Еще players can be seen in drone footage of the stadium.
According to reports, Borussia Monchengladbach's supporter club, known as the Fanprojekt (FPMG), came up with the idea to fill their stadium empty seats ahead of upcoming games that will be played behind closed doors in accordance with social-distancing measures in place. For €19 ($21), fans can have their life-size and weatherproof cutout in the stands.
Bundesliga team Borussia Monchengladbach is schedule to host rival Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday's clash as teams compete for a spot at the Champions League.
Mandatory Credit: FPMG Supporters Club