Liverpool issue statement after incident before Roma tie
Champions League By: Ambrose Udeme | 25/04/2018
A 53-year old Liverpool fan is reportedly in a critical condition after altercation before Champions League semi-final first leg against Roma and the club has now issued a statement, expressing shock and sympathy.A 53-year-old man was injured in the incident, which occurred outside the Albert Pub - close to Anfield's famous Kop Stand - where fans were gathering before kick-off of the semi-final first-leg match. Liverpool statement on its official website reads: "Liverpool Football Club will continue to work closely with the relevant authorities to establish an understanding of the facts, following a serious and disturbing incident at Anfield last night which has left a 53-year-old supporter in a critical condition in hospital."The club’s first priority is the safety of all fans attending matches. Supporters attending a game should never be subjected to an environment of violence or attack.