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UEFA commissions independent report into the events surrounding Champions League final in Paris

UEFA launches an independent report into the mayhem at the Champions League final in Paris after hundreds of Liverpool followers have been left caught outdoors the Stade de France as French police used tear gasoline on them

  • UEFA has commissioned an independent report into the Champions League final
  • French authorities blamed late followers and pretend tickets for the chaos beforehand
  • Liverpool followers have been delayed getting into the floor as police pressured bottlenecks
  • French police have been additionally criticised for firing tear gasoline and pepper spray at crowds

UEFA has confirmed an independent and complete review might be carried out into what occurred earlier than Saturday’s Champions League final in Paris.

An announcement from the European governing physique learn: ‘UEFA has as we speak introduced it has commissioned an independent report into the events surrounding the UEFA Champions League final in Paris on Saturday, May 28.

‘The complete review will look at decision-making, accountability and behaviours of all entities concerned in the final.’

The review might be carried out by Dr Tiago Brandao Rodrigues, a member of the Portuguese parliament and former member of the World Anti-Doping Agency Foundation Board.

The assertion added: ‘Evidence might be gathered from all related events and the findings of the independent report might be made public as soon as accomplished and, upon receipt of the findings, UEFA will consider the subsequent steps.’

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UEFA has commissioned an independent report into the chaos at the Champions League final

UEFA has commissioned an independent report into the chaos at the Champions League final

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