CRYSTAL PALACE have promised to ban the ticketless followers who tried to storm a turnstile throughout Tuesday’s goalless draw at Brighton.
Tons of of travelling supporters have been denied entry to the Amex Stadium after police determined to shut the away finish six minutes into the sport.
Two stewards have been injured throughout the incident and 6 arrests have been made on the night time as Palace followers set off numerous flares and fireworks throughout the match.
Each golf equipment might now be fined by the FA for the safety points, with the governing physique ready for a report on what went on.
Palace mentioned in a press release: “We’ve got been made conscious of a small group of supporters making an attempt to realize entry to the Amex Stadium with out tickets whereas utilizing bangers and flares.
“There are very clear photos of the incident and we are going to work with the police to establish the supporters concerned, who will face stadium bans in addition to potential legal proceedings.
“We wish to apologise to all of the harmless supporters who arrived on the stadium with tickets however have been denied entry and to the 2 stewards who have been injured.”
As much as 200 Palace followers have been saved corralled outdoors the stadium by mounted police till they have been marched to close by Falmer station shortly after half-time.
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Palace have promised to refund the price of all un-scanned tickets to the professional supporters who have been locked out of the bottom.
Brighton chief government Paul Barber mentioned: “Because of the swift motion of the membership’s stewarding staff, supported by Sussex Police, we averted main dysfunction.
“Whereas some real followers have been left extraordinarily disillusioned and unable to get into the stadium, the proper selections have been made.”
Sussex Police say they “handled numerous incidents of dysfunction” and described the operation as “difficult however with out main incident”. Six individuals have been arrested.
On the pitch there was nothing to separate the 2 sides as they floor out a goalless draw that moved Palace stage on factors with second from backside Swansea.