Fan invasion mars English 5th-tier game

April 21, 2013
By Associated Press
KIDDERMINSTER, England -- Pitch-invading soccer fans attacked players and caused a half-hour delay during a fifth-tier match Saturday in the latest bout of crowd trouble in England.

Visiting Stockport supporters raced onto the field after Kidderminster went 1-0 ahead in the 51st minute, confronting players from both teams. The referee decided to take the players off for safety reasons.

A post on Kidderminster's Twitter feed says "punches thrown at Kiddy players."

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