The Hammers‘ very last house recreation versus Burnley on March 10 was marred by a number of crowd disturbances.
5 supporters invaded the pitch while co-operator David Sullivan was struck by a coin immediately after a protest in front of the directors’ box turned unpleasant. A range of banning orders have since been issued and a lot more are predicted to adhere to.
West Ham will have additional security actions in put for Saturday’s clash with Southampton
The club are now taking ways to prevent any repeat and have announced that there will be an elevated police and stability personnel presence this weekend. Added stability gates have also been put in to restrict fans’ actions about the stadium.
The bulletins stick to stories previously in the week that a safety barrier would be erected to stop supporters finding too close to the directors’ box.
A assertion from the club study: ‘Every ticket-holder is an ambassador for this club and we would like to remind people coming to London Stadium on Saturday of their responsibilities to them selves, their fellow supporters, the crew and everyone involved with the club to aid West Ham United in a passionate, respectful way.
The Hammers’ previous house recreation versus Burnley was marred by group disturbances
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‘Lifetime bans were issued to people today who crossed safety boundaries to enter the discipline of perform throughout the Burnley fixture, while a range of others had been banned for existence for violently throwing cash or objects with intent to injure or harm on the bridge instantly in front of the directors’ box.
As component of an ongoing comprehensive investigation, the club hope further bans to be verified imminently.
‘During the next half of that Burnley game, we witnessed scenes that none of us would like to see recurring and this Saturday we inspire you all to sign up for us in backing the workforce in a massively essential fixture and make us all experience proud of West Ham United once more,’ the club additional.