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Heysel disaster aftermath

Title
Heysel disaster aftermath
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1985
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Duration
00:01:24
Description
John Davies(?) (Radio City) reports from Heysel Stadium on the aftermath in Brussels of hooliganism at 1985 European Cup Final at the Heysel Stadium in Belgium between Liverpool Football Club and Juventus Football Club. Crowd violence led to the collapse of part of the terracing. 38 people died and many more were injured. Includes interviews with Dr Lou(?) Konyon(?); Mike Slade, Liverpool supporter.
Contributors
Radio City; John Davies(?); Mike Slade; Lou(?) Konyon(?)
Keywords
Deaths; Surgery; Association football; Hooliganism; Belgium; Football stadiums; Sports stadium disasters; Liverpool Football Club; Brussels; Sports teams; Juventus Football Club; Heysel Stadium disaster (1985)

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