Lucas Digne and Matti Cash hit a plastic bottle during a celebration after scoring at the gates of Aston Villa in Goodison Park; A rocket fired by Everton fans; Police were able to make an arrest after analyzing the stadium’s camera footage, and Everton said an investigation was ongoing.
Lucas Digne and Matti Cash arrested a fan after they hit a bottle while celebrating Aston Villa’s opening game at Everton.
Cash and Digne, who arrived at Villa from Everton two weeks ago, stayed on the floor for a while and were able to continue the visitors’ 1-0 win.
Everton and police identified the man after analyzing surveillance camera footage at Goodison Park.
A statement from Everton said: “Police have arrested a supporter in Goodison Park for allegedly throwing a rocket into the pitch during a Premier League game against Aston Villa.”
“After Aston Villa scored at the end of the first half, a number of objects were thrown into the pitch and one missile appeared to hit two players on the opposing team.
“Investigations are ongoing with the police and fans who have been found to have thrown objects from the club will be banned.”
A hooligan statement heard in the second half of the game at Goodison Park said: “This is a club security statement. If anyone throws a bottle or anything else on the pitch, you will be arrested and expelled from the club.”
Police and Everton officials are investigating the case, while Sky Sports News contacted Everton for comment.
“It was crazy. He hit me in the head,” Cash told BT Sport after the 1-0 win.
“It’s not nice to get it, but we got three points, so we’ll get it.”
“Yeah. I’ve never seen it, but they shouldn’t do it,” Duncan Ferguson, Everton’s interim manager, told BT Sport.
Nigerian football tweets upset as Super Eagles qualify for AFCON elimination round
Nigeria’s Twitter has raised expectations as the Super Eagles advanced to the knockout stages of the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON). Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau have won three games in a row, making it easier to advance to Group D.
Ahead of Sunday’s win over Tunisia, fans are excited on Twitter for responding to a tweet thanking fans for supporting the Super Eagles. National pride was rekindled when coach Austin Eguavoen tweeted a message of thanks to his fans.
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After a relatively long start with a few nets and low scores, the magic of a “good game” took over. Exciting performances and huge frustrations (👋🏿 Ghana) intensified the competition, and fans noticed that the fight was intensifying like a football scandal on Twitter.
Since the start of AFCON’s 33rd edition, it has remained one of the best topics on Twitter, attracting the opinions, opinions and analysis of football fans and experts in Nigeria and across the continent.
Nigerian fans have expressed their support via Twitter using the hashtag #SoarSuperEagles, while the official hashtags #TotalEnergiesAFCON2021, #TotalEnergiesAFCON, # AFCON2021 and # CAN2021 have added the “hashtag” hashtag, which activates daily conversations and adds tone.
Fans tweeted #Nigeria’s #TeamNigeria in support of the “Super Eagles”, launching a “flagship” and placing the national team at the front and ongoing AFCON talks.
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Twitter has also chosen subscription moments to show the most exciting news from AFCON 2021. It includes the official AFCON 2021 event page, which tracks the latest events and fan and team responses, and subscription pages that highlight the most exciting and unique. news from the competition; For example, Salima Mukansanga became the first woman to judge an AFCON competition!
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Football fans across the continent have taken to Twitter to comment and analyze the game live, and a number of Twitter Spaces are discussing in detail all the interesting and highlighting events and re-enacting AFCON’s critical moments.
International sports journalists Juliet Bavua and Gary Al-Smith in Cameroon are bringing the latest behind-the-scenes insights to audiences across the continent with their catchy #AFCONwithJuliet and #AFCONwithGary Spaces. In-depth analysis of the predictions of other football fans and experts.
For Nigerian fans who are unable to travel to Cameroon, Twitter has undoubtedly caused a stir at the ongoing AFCON gathering and has become the latest content and dialogue platform. Stay tuned to Twitter for the latest happenings and real-time conversations during the race, and use the official hashtags to promote the Super Eagles!