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Heysel stadium disaster aftermath

Title
Heysel stadium disaster aftermath
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
31 May 1985
Year of production
1985
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Duration
00:03:02
Description
Report on the ban of all UK football teams from Belgium following the Heysel Stadium disaster at which thirty-nine people in total died and on the criminal investigation to catch the perpetrators. With comment from Belgium Prime Minister Wilfried Martens. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Wilfried Martens
Keywords
Deaths; UK; Association football; Hooliganism; Riots; Belgium; Football stadiums; Sports stadium disasters; Liverpool Football Club; Criminal investigation; Brussels; Juventus Football Club; Heysel Stadium disaster (1985)

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