Napoli fans fall on the pitch after barrier gives way
A great spot from our pals at the excellent Dirty Tackle
Things started so well for Napoli in their Europa League game against Villarreal. Marek Hamsik gave them a 1-0 lead and then went to celebrate with his fans. Unfortunately, a small barrier at the front of the Napoli stand gave way and a cavalcade of fans fell onto the side of the pitch.
Thankfully no-one was hurt, but it’s a good reminder that, for the most part, the whole ‘health and safety gone mad’ stuff is just ‘health and safety’ stuff.
Anyway, Villarreal went on to win 2-1 and make it through