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United Stewards Charged With GBH After Blue Breaks Legs

city fan abhTwo Manchester United stewards are set to appear in court next week after allegedly throwing a City fan down the stairs during the match derby which finished 4-3 to us.

Peter Sweeney admits to being caught smoking inside the ground twice before being lobbed down the stairs, breaking both his legs.

Mark Roberts and Paul Stringer have both been charged with grievous bodily harm.

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52 Comments

  1. mags the red says:

    Those stewards take no prisoners.Our steward in the family stand is a top bloke. I know he is a true red, however, a couple a seasons ago I was outside the ground with my nephew who is deaf. He used to love watching the players arrive. Before one game he was waiting, the team arrived the very efficient stewards started moving the barriers. One big bruiser asked him to move,the lad was so excited, he was nt facing the guy to lip read, sensing the stewards urgency, I immediately, I am talking about within a minute,tried to move the lad away by which time, the steward had got sooooo annoyed that he pushed the barrier aggressively into the little lads face. Woman or no woman I wiped the floor with him and he did apologise went he discoverd that the lad was not being awkward,he just didnt hear him.

  2. chris stringer says:

    my brother paul just did his job on this one he is not in the ground to take abusive from this idiot he is innocent. this man swore at my bro when asked to put out his ciggy he was drunk and was ejected from the ground.

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