Featured Matches
Previous
Celtic
KR Reykjavik
4
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 5 - 0
Game Details
FC Levadia Tallinn
Sparta Prague
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 8
Game Details
Skenderbeu
BATE Borisov
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 1
Game Details
Debrecen
Cliftonville
2
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 2 - 0
Game Details
VMFD Zalgiris
Dinamo Zagreb
0
2
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 4
Game Details
Sutjeska
Sheriff Tiraspol
0
3
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 5
Game Details
F91 Dudelange
Ludogorets Razgrad
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 5
Game Details
FC Levadia Tallinn
Sparta Prague
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 8
Game Details
FK Qarabag
Valletta
4
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 5 - 0
Game Details
Maccabi Tel-Aviv
Santa Coloma
2
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 3 - 0
Game Details
T.N.S.
Slovan Bratislava
0
2
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 3
Game Details
HB Torshavn
Partizan Belgrade
1
3
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 6
Game Details
Skenderbeu
BATE Borisov
1
1
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 1
Game Details
VMFD Zalgiris
Dinamo Zagreb
0
2
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 4
Game Details
Debrecen
Cliftonville
2
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 2 - 0
Game Details
Celtic
KR Reykjavik
4
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 5 - 0
Game Details
Zeljeznicar Sarajevo
Metalurg
0
0
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
Sarpsborg FK
Aalesund
3
2
FT
Game Details
Nacional
Defensor Sporting
12:15 AM GMT
Leg 1
Game Details
Olimpo de Bahía Blanca
Atletico Rafaela
0
0
FT
Game Details
Figueirense FC
Bragantino
10:30 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 2
Game Details
Icasa
Portuguesa de Desportos
10:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Goianiense
Oeste
10:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Next
 Posted by ESPN Staff
Mar 25, 2013

Wanderers condemn unruly A-League fans

Western Sydney Wanderers have accepted full ownership for an incident involving a group of fans harassing a Sydney FC supporter before last weekend's A-League derby.

Video emerged on Tuesday showing a man wearing a Sydney FC shirt being hit by an object as a mob of chanting Wanderers fans moved past a Parramatta restaurant on the way to witnessing the Sky Blues' 1-0 win last Saturday night.

Police made a total of seven arrests for unruly behaviour on the night.

"Our club's got to take full ownership for this, and we do," executive chairman Lyall Gorman told ABC Radio on Tuesday.

"We don't stand for this and nor will we stand for it.

"It's not a part of a our brand in any shape or form and we'll do whatever we can with stakeholders to weed it out of the game."

Gorman said 14 supporters have already been banned from the game for at least five years during the club's inaugural A-League season, and predicts more to come.

"We've still got this minority hooligan thug element who will try and break those rules wherever they can," he said.

"If there's 30, 40 or 50 people we've still got to get out of this game we'll do everything we can to do it.

"Be assured: they will be banned for a very, very lengthy period from our game, let alone what actions follow through from normal legal due process."

Superintendent Robert Redfern from Parramatta Local Area Command said police are reviewing footage of Saturday's incident but no formal complaint had been made by the victim.

He said the 160-plus officers who were on duty during last weekend's match "clearly wouldn't be enough" for the Wanderers' next game.

"We will be looking closely at what happens for the next match and if we need more, we'll need more," Supt Redfern told ABC Radio.

A-League boss Damien de Bohun joined the chorus of condemnation of fans involved in poor behaviour.

"The sold-out crowd of nearly 20,000 provided a huge amount of colour, noise and theatre, and the overall behaviour was exceptionally good," said de Bohun in a statement.

"Those fans who disturbed the enjoyment of fellow fans with anti-social behaviour have no place in the game."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.