Foot­ball - Hooli­gans at­tack Hen­rik Lars­son’s son af­ter rel­e­ga­tion

Malta Independent - - SPORT -

Swedish of­fi­cials are con­sid­er­ing tougher mea­sures against hooli­gans af­ter Hels­ing­borg sup­port­ers stormed the field and at­tacked Hen­rik Lars­son’s son af­ter the team was rel­e­gated from the top di­vi­sion in Swe­den. The in­ci­dent hap­pened Sun­day af­ter Hels­ing­borg’s 21 loss to Halm­stad. Masked hooli­gans mobbed Jor­dan Lars­son and pulled off his shirt be­fore team of­fi­cials and se­cu­rity of­fi­cials pushed them back. He wasn’t in­jured. In­te­rior Min­is­ter An­ders Yge­man yes­ter­day called for raised se­cu­rity at soccer sta­di­ums. Lars­son gave Hels­ing­borg the lead but Halm­stad scored twice to turn the match around, send­ing Hels­ing­borg to Swe­den’s sec­ond di­vi­sion for the first time since 1992.

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