Terrifying pictures from Budapest around the EM are causing a stir.
Even corona expert Karl Lauterbach was forced to make a statement.
Budapest - Thousands of people crowded together, full streets and hardly anyone wears a mask.
Even before the game between Hungary and Portugal at the European Championship * 2021 on June 15, the pictures from Budapest are causing a sensation.
The corona numbers are currently falling in most countries.
Nevertheless, before the EM 2021 *, there was great concern that the mega event would lead to a new wave of infections - especially because many fans are allowed in some stadiums.
And what many had feared in advance happened before the game between Hungary and Portugal at the latest: images of crowds without distance and largely without masks.
EM pictures from Budapest cause a sensation: Thousands celebrate - Lauterbach is shocked
Before kick-off, thousands of fans walked the almost two-kilometer walk from Helden-Platz to the stadium on Tuesday afternoon.
Corona rules were hardly observed here.
The pictures are causing a sensation, as the Budapest stadium is the only EM stadium that can be fully used despite Corona.
More than 50,000 spectators.
According to information from
was no mask requirement in the stadium - just a recommendation to wear one.
The pictures also shocked the SPD health expert Karl Lauterbach.
“These pictures show exactly what the EM should avoid,” he wrote via Twitter and continued: “While half of Europe and 95% of the poorer world are not yet vaccinated, one behaves as if the pandemic is over.
Reckless and unsporting. ”
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