Just under two hours from the end Eurocop Enter Italy e England, a group of fans without tickets managed to invade Wembley Stadium, in London. According to the information received from newspaperFans were near the entrance to Wembley Club and crossed the security line. As a result, the judges, who are responsible for organizing the event, began to follow the group. To get to the stands, intruders still need to pass through the turnstiles.
Earlier, crowds of supporters trying to capitalize on the final atmosphere were recorded on social media. It should be noted that the British authorities have expressed concern about the fan meeting near Wembley, and how this could affect the situation of pandemic In the capital and in the country.
Despite this, the English throw a beautiful party singing the three anthems they chose for this Euro. In addition to the popular song “She’s Coming Home”, fans also sing a version of Atomic Kitten’s “Whole Again”, and Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline”. This is England’s first final since the 1966 World Cup, as the team beat West Germany 4-2.
As of July 9, the average number of COVID-19 cases per week in England was around 25,000. In the case of deaths, the number is only 21. For Sunday’s final match, the UK issued around 1,000 tickets to visitors, who were left in a “bubble” upon arrival in London and will return to Italy after the match. Expectations indicate that 66,000 people will come to watch the duel.
Wembley said in a statement that the invaders did not enter the stadium. a Daily Telegraph They noticed people “entering from behind,” possibly without tickets, and spoke to witnesses who had seen a similar situation. However, the radio Sports talk He stressed that the site’s security took steps to prevent violators from crossing other entrances.
UEFA also said that “the fans jumped over the barricades but could not reach the stadium, so there is no need to worry that a protocol will be activated to close this stadium. And there is no need to worry that this final will not go ahead,” he said: