The British media "Deshan" said on the 19th: This is an ugly scene. Alkmar hooligans attacked the family of West Ham United players.
) AZ Alkmar fans tried to violence the families of the opposing players, which made the fans frown. On 19th (Korean time), Alkmar was defeated by Pablo Fonal at the last moment of the second half of the UEFA Europa League semi-final in the 2022/23 season at AFAS Stadium in Alkmar, the Netherlands, and finally lost 0-1. Alkmar entered the UEFA Cup finals in the 1980/81 season, and then entered the finals again after 42 years. However, Alkmar, who lost 1-2 away on the 12th, failed to advance to the finals with a total score of 1-3 in the first and second matches. In addition, in the match of the day, in addition to the result, the excessive behavior of the polar fans in Alkmar also made the players and many fans angry. The British media "Deshan" said on the 19th: "This is an ugly scene. Alkmar hooligans attacked the family of West Ham United players. According to the report, Alkmar hooligans made West Ham United more likely to win with Fonal’s goal in stoppage time in the second half, and they used violence against friends, family members and staff of West Ham players who were sitting in the stands watching the game. Henderson said: "The hooligans sat behind the stadium and attacked the friends, family members and coaching staff of the players who were cheering. Several West Ham players, including Sports director mark noble, immediately rushed to the stands to protect them from thugs wearing black clothes and winter clothes. Then he said, "In the case of captain Declan Rice and Gerald Bowen,Also witnessed the scene of a war of words with the audience, Alkmar hooligans seemed to be throwing things at the side where they were standing. "At that time, Lucas Machta, Alan creswell, Macher Antonio and others who were running to stop Alkmar fans were stopped by security guards, and the West Ham United coaching staff had seen the scene of accusing those who did not stop them correctly. Pascal Zhan Sen, CEO of Alkmar and born in London, criticized this scene in an interview after the game, calling it "a shame that happened on our pitch", while Joojo Cole, a legendary British Premier League sports commentator, said: "This is absurd in modern football. It must be banned for life ",emphasizing the need for severe punishment. Meanwhile, Anderson said that Alkmar fans had already clashed with West Ham United fans before the game. The media said: "Before the kick-off, there was a clash between West Ham fans and Alkmar fans, and they were in chaos in the street. The video shared on SNS also captured a person being attacked by a group using a bicycle as a weapon, which explained the situation at that time.