Advertisement
advertisement
Sports News from Poland
Post this page to facebook Tweet this page RSS Feeds Find us at LinkedIn  |  Digg this page Delicious Reddit StumbleUpon

Drunk fans halt tournament

9th March 2012

© PD
The kids
The kids' match was abandoned due to drunken Lech fans
Share:
Tweet this story Send to facebook Add to Stumbleupon Add to Delicious Digg this story Sent to Reddit
The latest in a series of disgraceful incidents of hooliganism at football tournaments involving children took place last Sunday in Kornik, when Lech Poznan fans forced a competition involving 7 and 8-year-old kids to be abandoned due to their drunken excesses.

“From the start they were supported by fans of Lech from Bnin. The chanting was well-organised, drums, flags and so on, and it was well-behaved. The young players were excited by the support and there’s no denying they were having a lot of fun. But it only lasted so long. As the tournament dragged on the fans, many of them who looked under age, were drinking more and more beer,” one eye-witness described the incident.

The stor ...

The full text of articles over six months old is only available to members of My NPE

Username
Password
or
Poles you should know - Jan Karski The Lodz man who tried to stop the Holocaust
‘Every government and church says, “We tried to help the Jews,” because they are ashamed, they want to keep their reputations. They didn’t help, because six million Jews perished, but ... - Read on
Local Villain - The least noble Nobel winner The tragic story of Fritz Haber
Wrocław, believe it or not, has had a total of eleven (eleven!) native-born Nobel laureates in the 20th century, beginning with Thomas Mommsen’s prize for literature in 1902 and spanning ... - Read on
Suzanne just read A pitiful pay increase and said

"So sorry to hear that this is the last edition of NPE. My husband and I lived in Poland ..."

Read the story and add your comment
Most read stories this month

News from Poland | National | Business | Regional | Sport | In Brief | Columns | Contact | Archive
Website by
link2light
Copyright 2009-2016 | All Rights Reserved