Cyprus Mail
Main

Football fan charged after throwing seat onto pitch

A 24-year-old Limassol man has been charged with violence at a sports venue, and damaging property after he threw a seat into the field, police said.

The man was a spectator at Saturday’s football match between APOEL Nicosia and Apollon Limassol at the GSP stadium in the capital, sitting in the north stand with supporters of the latter team.

At some point he allegedly removed a seat and threw it on to the pitch below. At the end of the game he was identified by stadium stewards and arrested by police.

He was taken to CID Nicosia and charged in writing.

Related Posts

Each sport must set transgender rules says IOC despite criticism

Medvedev returns to number one with imminent Wimbledon ban

Leo Leonidou

Japan to open to tourists after two years but only with masks, insurance, guides

Putin ready to facilitate unfettered grain exports from Ukraine’s ports – Kremlin

Liverpool title win ‘not likely but possible’, says Klopp

Israel says Iran working on advanced centrifuges at new underground sites