Police release statement regarding Man City bus attack in Liverpool in April

first_img 4 Liverpool won the game itself 3-0 on the night, advancing on aggregate and making it all the way to the Final “Thankfully no-one on the bus, or any members of the public, were injured. Unfortunately, several of our officers sustained injuries when projectiles were thrown towards the bus. It is testament to them that they carried out their duty to ensure the match went ahead.“Following the incident detectives carried out an extensive investigation, which included viewing more than 130 hours of CCTV, body worn camera and phone footage and we worked with both football clubs, to obtain information and evidence, in order to identify those involved. 4 As well as that, several police officers were left injured as a result of the attack.The bus itself was so badly damaged, an alternative coach had to be provided to help the players get home and another route also had to be taken.After collecting footage from phones and CCTV cameras, the investigation has now been stopped, with no arrests made.In a statement released on Thursday, they announced that “Merseyside Police has concluded viewing CCTV footage of disorder at the Liverpool v Manchester City UEFA Champions League quarter final in April this year. 4 revealed Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos Merseyside Police try to protect the Manchester City team bus from various missiles predicted 4 Most read football stories latest Merseyside Police claim they have ‘exhausted it’s current lines of enquiry’ into the Manchester City team buss attack which took place in Liverpool in April.Ahead of the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final, the City team coach was pelted with various missiles, including bottles. Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City center_img scrap tense Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions gameday cracker silverware The bus was so badly damaged, an alternative one had to be brought to the stadium The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update BEST OF A bottle can be seen hurtling towards the coach back in April How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings “Unfortunately there was no further footage from those on the coach and the other footage viewed by detectives was either clouded by smoke from flares thrown during the disorder, or didn’t show the faces of those involved.“This was an act of serious disorder by people, who spoiled what should have been a celebratory event for genuine football goers. “We are disappointed at this time that no-one has been brought to justice and would re-appeal to anyone who was at the ground on 4 April, who witnessed this appalling behaviour, and has information which could help us identify those involved, to contact us.” “The force, working with both football clubs, has exhausted its current lines of inquiry after sifting through hours of CCTV and mobile phone footage provided by members of the public.”Assistant chief constable Ian Critchley, said: “There were a group of people intent on causing trouble and a number of items, including flares were thrown at the team coach. England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won last_img read more

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