Blackpool launch investigation after video of steward punching fan appears online
An investigation is being conducted by blackpool after a movie of a steward looking to punch at a fan was posted on media.
The incident happened at Blackpool’s Leasing.com Trophy game against Scunthorpe at Bloomfield Road on Wednesday night, which Simon Grayson’s side lost 3-1.
The clip shows a man attempting through stewards dressed in stripes and orange coats. 1 steward seems to punch him in the head’s face as he’s pushed .
“Blackpool Football Club is aware of an incident that happened on the concourse at last night’s game against Scunthorpe United and so is now taking the matter very seriously,” stated the League One club in a statement.
“An investigation into the incident is now under way and the team will offer a further update in due course.”