Harry Maguire’s dad was injured in “scary” Wembley stampede at Euro 2020 final

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Harry Maguire has revealed that his father suffered rib injuries after being caught up in a 'stampede' of fans at Sunday's Euro 2020 final.

Supporters clashed outside Wembley before England's match with Italy and some even forced their way inside the ground.

Videos on social media showed bundles of fans breaking through the turnstiles and entering the venue in violent clashes.

There were also reports of missiles being thrown and flares being let off as Wembley Way came to resemble a war zone.

A number of innocent supporters were injured in the disgraceful scenes, including Maguire's father Alan, who is 56-years-old.

According to The Sun, the accountant was pinned to the floor, suffering two suspected broken ribs, after supporters broke through a disabled entrance and shoved past anyone standing in their way.

Speaking to The Sun, Maguire described his father's ordeal as "scary" and "not a nice experience."

He added: "My dad was in the stampede. I have not spoken with him too much but I am pleased my kids didn’t go to the game.

"I have seen a lot of videos and have spoken to Dad and my family. It was my dad and agent who suffered the most.

"He was struggling with his breathing afterwards because of his ribs, but he’s not one to make a big fuss."

Despite being caught up in the horrific events, Maguire added how his father "got on with it" amid the chaos.

Maguire, who had around "20 family and friends" inside Wembley, also relayed how there were confrontations in the seating areas as ticketless fans refused to move.

He said there was a "lot of trouble" and that England "will need to learn" from the events if the country is to stage the 2030 World Cup.

UEFA has charged the FA with four offences following the disturbances at Wembley on Sunday.

The charges relate to the invasion of the field by supporters, the throwing of objects by supporters, supporters booing during the national anthems and the lighting of fireworks.

According to their official statement, UEFA will also: "Conduct a disciplinary investigation into events involving supporters which occurred inside and around the stadium."

The FA released a statement on Monday promising to: "Carry out a full review and investigation into the events that took place at Wembley Stadium."

It added: "The behaviour of the people who illegally forced their way into the stadium was unacceptable, dangerous and showed total disregard for the safety and security protocols in place."

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