Soccer-UEFA commissions independent report into Champions League final fiasco

30/5/2022 10:20:00 PM

Soccer-UEFA commissions independent report into Champions League final fiasco

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Soccer-UEFA commissions independent report into Champions League final fiasco

(Reuters) - UEFA has commissioned an independent report into the events surrounding Saturday's Champions League final after ticket fraud and crowd trouble marred the showpiece event in Paris, Europe's soccer governing body said on Monday.

(Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Tomasz Janowski)

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"The comprehensive review will examine decision making, responsibility and behaviours of all entities involved in the final," UEFA said.The final between Liverpool and Real Madrid kicked off with a 35-minute delay after police tried to hold back people attempting to force their way into the French national stadium without tickets, while some ticket holders complained they were not let in.The final between Liverpool and Real Madrid kicked off with a 35-minute delay after police tried to hold back people attempting to force their way into the French national stadium without tickets, while some ticket holders complained they were not let in.for the latest news you need to know.

(Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Tomasz Janowski) Article type: metered .