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Hillsborough: Arsenal And Wigan Fans Remember The 96 At The FA Cup Semi-Final

by | 12th, April 2014

AT today’s FA Cup Semi Final between Wigan Athletic and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium, 96 seats were left empty as a tribute to the 96 Liverpool fans that lost their lives in the Hillsborough disaster of 1989.

 

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And at the Sky Bet Championship game between Sheffield Wednesday and Blackburn Rovers at Hillsborough, 96 blue seats at the Leppings Lane end of Hillsborough were replaced by 96 white seats to represent the innocent who lost their lives at the FA Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest.

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The Hillsborough disaster in pictures.



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