How Fans Of LaLiga Clubs Are Making Their Presence Felt Inside The Stadiums

June 29, 2020

While games continue to be held behind closed doors, fans of LaLiga are following the action from home. But while fans are not attending the stadiums, LaLiga and its clubs have designed a range of different initiatives to ensure their support is still being felt.

From life-sized fan photos in the stands to applause being heard during the match, audio and visual elements have been used to help create a unique experience for the players and strengthen connections between clubs and their fans.

“It’s the time to be united and together,” the Elche CF communications department said of these campaigns. “Our fans are the driving force behind our club and we want them to be part of this exciting time.”

Elche CF’s fan photo initiative goes global
At Elche CF, more than 600 polypropylene, fireproof and hard-wearing templates were printed with fan photos and assembled inside the ground for the club’s first game after the return of the competition.

“Season-ticket holders were the first group to be given this option because we felt they had to have the chance to be close to the team,” the club noted. “Members of our supporters’ groups were also among the first to be informed and consulted on this initiative.”

“We’ve had many requests from football fans, in general, who want to be part of this. The idea was first launched by Bundesliga club Borussia Monchengladbach, with whom we’ve developed an excellent relationship off the back of this initiative…..

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