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Heysel plan

Wednesday May 29, 1985 to Wednesday May 29, 1985

Brussels, Belgium

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Heysel Stadium Events

The Heysel Stadium Events occurred on 29 May 1985 when mostly Juventus fans escaping from a breach by Liverpool fans were pressed against a collapsing wall in the Heysel Stadium in Brussels, Belgium, before the start of the 1985 European Cup Final between the Italian and English clubs. 39 people—mostly Italians and Juventus fans—were killed and 600 were injured in the confrontation.


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