Mark Lawrenson blames UEFA and the French police for treating Liverpool fans like ANIMALS in the midst of the Champions League final chaos.
Liverpool Champions League final with Real Madrid transformed into chaos in Paris
Fans were gone after with poisonous gas and pepper-splash when the game
Mark Lawrenson blamed UEFA and French police for dealing with them like animals
The formal Liverpool star demanded that the shortcoming lay with the French authorities
Mark Lawrenson has blamed UEFA and the French police for treating Liverpool fans like animal during the chaos which damaged the Champions League final in Paris.
Many supporters were gone after with tears gas and pepper-shower when the game, while police likewise never really helped Liverpool and Real Madrid fans who were exposed to muggings and blade assaults by local young people.
The French authorities disapprove of Liverpool fans attempting to get into the ground on counterfeit tickets, calling it a ‘huge misrepresentation at a modern level’.
Yet, Lawrenson, who showed up for Liverpool, demanded shortcoming lay with the specialists.
‘They could do without us. That is the main concern and it was only an instance of them thinking, ‘A portion of these are animal so we should deal with them like animal’.
‘They realize there are 20,000 individuals coming in and they likewise realize that allies are there a few hours before the game nowadays, having food and drink and absorbing the extraordinary air. Furthermore, they’ve quite recently gone, ‘You know what, this is Liverpool, there is consistently an issue’. They were a more concerning issue than any Liverpool ally, as a matter of fact.’
UEFA at first said the postponement was down to the ‘late appearance of fans’ however at that point said ‘counterfeit tickets’ had led to the issues.
‘I see UEFA have changed their articulation as of now. What a shock that is,’ Lawrenson said.
‘Something ought to be finished about it however I don’t think anybody is expecting anything, which is crazy since I saw one meeting with a father and his fellow who had extraordinary requirements. Furthermore, they got showered. What the heck? And afterward there were individuals — clearly local people — moving over the wall to get in. Crazy.’