Football fan slashed in face in attack by fan ‘who supported same team’

A football fan was left with horrific injuries to his face after being attacked by a hooligan ‘who supported the same team’.

Aston Villa supporter Martin Hollinshead says the attack happened after he came to the defence of a coach driver who was being abused, when a fellow Aston Villa supporter used a knife to slash him in the face as they got off the coach.

The fans were on their way home following the team’s 3-1 win against Nottingham Forest at Nottinghamshire’s City...
source: Metro

2019-03-14 22:02
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