Sheffield Wednesday, Hillsborough Stadium, away section overcrowding.
Newcastle United fans caught in 'overcrowding' criticise stewarding at 'unsafe' Hillsborough away end
The MP leading the Hillsborough Law Now campaign has expressed relief that ‘on this occasion no Newcastle fans were injured or worse’ and has called for an enquiry to take place
Sheffield Wednesday overcrowding revives painful Hillsborough memories and questions
With reports of overcrowding at the match between Sheffield Wednesday and Newcastle there are questions to ask about why Hillsborough is the way it is. So was this a case of history repeating itself, or is there nothing to see here? From this distance, the reports of overcrowding during the FA Cup match between Sheffield Wednesday and Newcastle United certainly sound troubling, not least because of the location at which it took place: the Leppings Lane Stand at Hillsborough.
FA to investigate Sheffield Wednesday 'overcrowding' in Newcastle United FA Cup tie
Complaints from away supporters saw them criticise the dangerous’ layout in the Leppings Lane end at Hillsborough during the FA Cup third round clash
EFL safety chief says overcrowding claims 'premature' after Sheffield Wednesday vs Newcastle
A section of Newcastle supporters complained about the manner of Wednesday’s stewarding in the Leppings Lane end of Hillsborough during the FA Cup Third Round clash
Sheffield Wednesday defend stewarding after reports of overcrowding at Newcastle tie
Sheffield Wednesday have defended their stewarding after reports of overcrowding during Saturday’s FA Cup tie against Newcastle.
The Football Association is looking into claims from Newcastle fans there was a lack of stewarding before kick-off and that they were crammed in.
Sheffield Wednesday cleared after complaints of overcrowding in Newcastle tie
Wednesday said a review had found “all aspects of safety at the stadium complied fully with the club’s safety certificate”.
Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United: Details revealed of overcrowding investigation
An investigation has concluded ‘all aspects of safety at the stadium complied fully with the club’s Safety Certificate’ following concerns during the recent game between Sheffield Wednesday and Newcastle United at Hillsborough.
Sheffield Wednesday: League One club cleared after overcrowding review in Newcastle FA Cup tie
A review into concerns about overcrowding at Hillsborough has concluded Sheffield Wednesday fully complied with the safety certificate. There were reports of overcrowding in the Leppings Lane End in the FA Cup third-round tie between the Owls and Newcastle on 7 January.
Sheffield Wednesday's away capacity reduced after safety review
The capacity in Sheffield Wednesday's Hillsborough stadium away end has been cut after a review into complaints of overcrowding by visiting supporters. Newcastle United fans raised safety concerns during an FA Cup third round tie on 7 January.
Sheffield Wednesday fans hit out at journalist, Hillsborough capacity reduction and Newcastle
Sheffield Wednesday fans hit out at a journalist, while giving reaction to the Hillsborough capacity reduction and a Newcastle statement.
Following a review of complaints from a reporter, and visiting supporters, about overcrowding, the Hillsborough Stadium away end’s capacity has been reduced.
Sheffield Wednesday have remarkably CHALLENGED the capacity reduction order placed on them at Hillsborough's Leppings Lane end after safety review into Newcastle fans feeling crushed during overcrowding at FA Cup tie
Sheffield Wednesday have challenged the stadium capacity reduction imposed on them after a safety review heard of overcrowding.
Remarkably, the club have indicated that the 1,000 reduction in fans allowed inside Hillsborough’s Leppings Lane end — imposed after Newcastle fans had to carry children on their shoulders from a crowded concourse at an FA Cup tie on January 7 — was not something they were willing to introduce.
Sheffield Wednesday appeal against away capacity reduction
Sheffield Wednesday has appealed against a decision to lower capacity in Hillsborough stadium’s away end.
Newcastle United fans raised safety concerns during an FA Cup third-round tie on 7 January.