Large flags or so-called OH-flags (over-head-flags) have been the subject of debate in the world-Sweden.
Recently prohibited the department of flags on the stands in Sundsvall. But after sharp criticism, repealed the prohibition.
large pieces of fabric, which sometimes covers an entire section, can be used to hide criminal acts and complicate the identification. Supporters argue that the flags are a part of the läktarkulturen.
new flaggförbud, on Saturday, during the meeting AIK-AFC Eskilstuna.
But there is no tifoförbud, underlines the AIK's head of security, Henry Koch.
– Tifomaterial is still not banned, " says Koch.
– that which is forbidden is pieces of cloth, which is over a meter, and that can obviously deduce bengalbränningar. But if you have a tifo, but bengals are not tifoflaggor prohibited.
General Supporterföreningen call the police decision as ”shameful” in a statement.
"But the fans don't go out with all the information," says Koch.
" It must have been a misunderstanding somewhere.