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Beerschot Wilrijk might be damage after derby must pay

Royal Antwerp FC licks Monday, despite the victory, his wounds after the stadsderby against old rival Beerschot Wilrijk. According to the club is there for thousands of euro’s damage, especially on and around the bezoekersvak.

Antwerp wants, in cooperation with the local police and Beerschot Wilrijk the perpetrators identify on the imagery, and the damage on them stories. If that fails, will Beerschot Wilrijk themselves up the bill.

During the match, Sunday, was the atmosphere of the Game tense, but it remained all quiet. After the end of the race on 2-0 for Antwerp ended – cooled a number of Beerschotsupporters their anger on the infrastructure. They tried to include the fence to break them of the police and the Antwerpfans separated. On the car park came the egg, so after a confrontation. The police had to intervene.

“The toilets have suffered, like the fence and the net to the bezoekersvak, the fence on the bezoekersparking and a eetkraam,” says Antwerp-spokesman Thomas Deckers. “We will try to work with the police and Beerschot Wilrijk the perpetrators to conceive.’


The local police let us know that there will eventually be ten people administrative were held. In most cases, to disturb the public order, but there were also two arrests for minor acts of violence such as throwing stones at police and police vehicles. One person was arrested for public drunkenness.

On Sunday, april 29, follows already the second leg in Kiel. “We will try to prevent that there are again riots break out,” says Thomas Deckers. “Such facts should not happen. But to guarantee we can of course not be.’

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