On Tuesday at the Liverpool Anfield stadium hosted a memorial service to commemorate the victims of the tragedy at the stadium “Hillsborough” in which according to tradition was attended by the players and the leadership of the Liverpool club.
Also in memory of the victims of one of the biggest tragedies in world football FIFA half-masted the flags of the members of the organization.
15 APR 1989 in result of a crush at the stadium in Sheffield before the semi-final match of the Cup of England “Liverpool” – “Nottingham forest” killed 96 people, more than 760 were injured.
In the crush died and cousin of the modern captain of “Liverpool” Steven Gerrard.
The number of victims could be much less if the stadium was missed by the ambulance, but the police did not allow them. The stadium was only one team of physicians – the rest of the victims assistance was provided by other fans of “Liverpool”.