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Trials of standing areas at football grounds have moved a step closer and a new survey has shown overwhelming public backing for a change in the supporters’ experience at matches.
The Welsh Assembly has called on the government to take urgent steps towards introducing safe standing, offering to lead the way after passing a motion backing trials and unveiling new research, due to be revealed at Swansea’s Liberty Stadium on Monday, which shows 96% of fans across the UK back the introduction of the sort of rail seats common in Germany which allow fans to stand throughout matches.
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