Soccer-Fan in 'serious condition' after fall from stands at Wembley

Soccer-Fan in 'serious condition' after fall from stands at Wembley

13/6/2021 10:01:00 PM

Soccer-Fan in 'serious condition' after fall from stands at Wembley

LONDON (Reuters) - A fan was taken to hospital in serious condition after falling from the stands during England's 1-0 victory over Croatia in their Group D European Championship match at Wembley Stadium on Sunday.

"The spectator was given on-site medical attention and was then taken to hospital in a serious condition," the spokesperson added.About 22,500 supporters, a quarter of Wembley's capacity, were allowed in to watch the match, which England won thanks to Raheem Sterling's second-half goal.

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