FSV President Hofmann opens Fan Project Meeting in Mainz: “The return of fans will not happen overnight.”

After a delay of over two years, the 27th annual conference of German Fan Project Consortiums finally covered this week in the German city of Mainz.

While funding for the charitable work of local fan societies has been secured for another 18 months, FSV Mainz 05 chairman spoke of concern for the future of the footballing volunteerism institution amid low attendance rates.