Nottingham Forest’s dramatic semi-final was supposed to be a happy night, but their night party erupted after a ‘fun’ incident in which the Sheffield United captain was attacked.
Nottingham’s move to the Premier League was a big step forward for the first time in more than two decades.
But as City Grounds were flooded by fans celebrating a free kick, injured United captain Billy Sharp was attacked as he ran towards the player.
Sheffield United manager Paul Hekingbott has demanded punishment and said he will face “prison” punishment for his actions.
It is a death sentence. ”
“The blind man was attacked, he was cowardly and fell to the ground. It’s an attack and we’ve seen one of our players get attacked.
“The seamstress trembled. His safety was compromised in the workplace.
“We have the recording and something will be done about it. Bill was thinking of his own work off the field trying to keep our players away.
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In a statement issued after the game, Forres said: “We are saddened to learn that our former player, Nottingham Forest Football Club Billy Sharp, has been sent off after tonight’s City Grade game.
“The club will work with the authorities to find the individual responsible for their actions, including a life sentence from Nottingham Forest.
Billy wants to apologize personally and to Sheffield United Football Club.
Police have confirmed that they are investigating the incident.
“Investigations are underway to identify the culprit and we will try to arrest him as soon as possible,” said Constable Rob Rob Griffin, assistant chief of police at Nottinghamshire Police.
We have seen the film, as many people have seen on television. We ask that anyone who knows the culprit be contacted as soon as possible.
“We have spoken to the player concerned and we are working with both clubs. Our investigation will continue into the night.”
In the 75th minute, Josh Fleck lost 1-2 with a goal, and the first pain turned into Forrest 3-3 on aggregate. .
The 28-year-old Samba saw United win the game and beat City City’s spectators on the pitch.
They will face Huddersfield for the final AU AU470 million match at Wembley on May 30 (AEST).
Earlier, Brennan Johnson was the first player in history to score in the play-offs semi-final after his father, David Johnson, in 2003.
His 19th minute thunderstorm took the lead.
But the Blaugrana’s Morgan Gibbs-White and Fleck goals, which awaited the break, came in extra time.
The visitors were denied a spectacular fight, which was brilliantly saved by Brice Samba for 5 minutes.
How isolated teams dragged a fallen football giant to the brink of redemption.
And Samba was a jungle hero who rescued Oliver Norwood, Connor Hurihan and Gibbs-White.
Johnson, Cafu and Steve Cook have all been linked with a move for Steve Cooper to continue his impressive career at City Grounds.
When Chris Hughton was fired in September, the forest was under the table. Behind Fulham and Bournemouth, they missed out on a free-kick, and will have another shot in the World Cup-rich rich game against Huddersfield on May 29 at Wembley.
Nottingham have not played in the Premier League since 1999.
In the late 1970s and early 1980s, they were a regular source of energy under Brian Chloe and Peter Taylor, who later won the 1979 and 1980 European Championships.