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    Heysel – 30 Years Of Hurt

    Posted by Chris Rowland on May 29th, 2015

    Heysel – 30 Years Of Hurt

    By Chris Rowland. 30 years ago today, Liverpool and Juventus met in the European Cup final in Brussels. It was our fifth European Cup final in nine years, having won the first four. 39 people died in the Heysel Stadium when a wall collapsed following fighting on the terraces. Most of them were Italians and [...]


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