They're Man Utd They Do What They Want !
Tuesday, 28th Jun 2011 09:16
Saints have been reported to the Independent Football Ombudsman after the FA Cup tie with Man Utd.
Ironically Saints have been the subject of a complaint to the Independent Football Ombudsman from a Man Utd supporter about the Club failure to deal with the behaviour of Man Utd fans.
The complaine refers to the FA Cup tie in January and the failure of the clubs stewards to clear a number of United supporters who stood at the front of the away section thus blocking the view of United's own disabled fans sat in the front row of the stand.
The evidence of mis behavior by the Man Utd fans both on the stadium seating deck and the concourse underneath makes shocking reading and highlights the total disregard a large proportion of United fans have not just for the opposition stewards, Police and supporters but for their own fans as well.
After taking in the evidence the IFO found that Saints had taken reasonable precautions by having a lot more stewards and police on duty than was required, indeed having double the usual number needed in the away section and could not be held culpable for the extremes of behaviour by the visiting fans
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