Dear supporter, football is a sports event designed for the enjoyment of sports fans. Your compliance with and meeting of the rules of conduct, as a fan, shall contribute to maintaining the game in a fair and sporting atmosphere, and would cause more fans, including youngsters and women, to visit soccer pitches, and therefore you are obliged to follow the following rules:
Rules applicable to all football stadiums in Israel
- It is strictly forbidden to exhibit verbal or physical violence within the areas of the stadium and its surroundings.
- It is forbidden to enter the pitch before, during and after the match.
- It is prohibited to bring drinking cans, plastic bottles and glass bottles inside the stadium.
- It is forbidden to sound racist remarks, including calls, grunts, waving banners and in any other form of expression, which expresses any threat, humiliation, degradation, manifestation of hatred, hostility, violence or provoking a quarrel against any person, public or parts of the population, all due to race, religion or ethnic national origin.
- Functionaries inside the stadium, including police officers and stewards, must be respected and their orders must be obeyed.
- It is strictly forbidden to bring inside the stadium any "banned objects", as specified in the Prohibition of Violence in Sport Act, including firearms, explosives, pocket knives, hazardous material and chemical means which activation causes sounds of explosions, smoke or light, including firecrackers.
- It is forbidden to throw things and food scraps onto the pitch and other sections of the stadium.
- It is forbidden to damage stadium property, including breaking chairs and writing graffiti.
- It is forbidden to bring inside the stadium any signs or banners with racist, political and violent references.
- It is required to maintain the cleanliness and integrity of all property within the stadium and its surrounding area.
Rules unique to "Sammy Ofer" stadium
- Sitting is allowed on assigned and marked seats (except for the North section). It is forbidden to sit or stand in the aisles and stairways!
- Standing on chairs is prohibited!
- Do not stand during the game, standing is only permitted in the North section (Ultras section).
- It is strictly forbidden to smoke inside the stadium, except for inside marked smoking areas.
- Smoking is forbidden except for inside marked smoking areas.
- It is strictly forbidden to crack seeds inside the stadium.
Dear supporter, remember, football is a sporting event designed for your enjoyment and the enjoyment of your entire family.
Complying with the rules of conduct and supporting your team will to ensure a fun, fair and sportive-spirit soccer game.
Failure to comply with the rules may result in your expulsion from the stadium and in taking further steps in accordance with the law.
In special cases ushers have the authority send a supporter off the stadium.