Dutch Referee Blog - Referee hit by fan – a reason why Uefa should have abandoned the game


Jan ter Harmsel

Assistant referee hit by fan. A news headline you don’t want to read, but sadly you have. Swedish AR Fredrik Klyver was hit by a beer bottle, thrown by a Sturm Graz fan, and was bleeding heavily. Because of this incident the game was abandoned for half an hour, but the game continued. “It is […]

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Tino Best

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On another thread with a smaller clip it showed the players being led off. I didnt realise they came back on. I would have abandoned whether it be grass roots or a cup final. UEFA should of backed up the ref. I am guesssing that TV preasure was applied.