Liverpool to ban pitch invader who collided with Robertson

A pitch invader who collided with the Liverpool gamers celebrating their seventh aim in opposition to Manchester United and almost injured Andy Robertson shall be recognized and banned from Anfield for all times, the Premier League membership said on Monday.

as a consequence of the gamers celebrated the remaining aim of Sunday’s 7-zero drubbing of their rivals, the fan ran onto the pitch and slipped, colliding with Robertson who went down clutching his ankle, although the defender accomplished the match.

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Merseyside Police said a sixteen-yr-previous boy has been arrested on suspicion of encroaching onto a soccer pitch.

“there’s not a excuse for this unacceptable and dangerous behaviour,” Liverpool said in a press launch. “the safety and safety of gamers, colleagues and supporters is paramount.

“The membership will now adjust to its formal sanctions course of and has suspended the alleged offender’s account till the tactic is full.

“If found responsible of the offence of coming into the pitch with out permission, the offender may face a felony doc and a lifetime ban from Anfield and all Premier League stadiums. These acts are dangerous, illegal and have extreme penalties.”

The police said their officers had been working with the membership in relation to the incident.

“he is scheduled to voluntarily attend a police station in Merseyside relating to this incident,” it said in a press launch.

The fan was led away by stewards and in addition acquired an earful from Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp, who was livid on the touchline as a consequence of the assistant referee tried to calm him down.

The consequence boosted Liverpool’s extreme-4 hopes as they membership moved as a lot as fifth, three factors behind fourth-positioned Tottenham with a sport in hand. Liverpool subsequent play away at relegation-threatened Bournemouth on Saturday.


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