Villa keeper assaulted: We apologize
Aston Villa goalkeeper Robin Olsen was attacked after Manchester City beat Villa and the pitch was invaded by hundreds of fans. Now City apologizes

Fans stormed the pitch after City won the championship. Photo: Oli Scarff / Ritzau Scanpix

Robin Olsen and Aston Villa were so close to preventing Manchester City from taking the championship.

And it does not make it much better that the Swedish goalkeeper was attacked by City fans after the match when the pitch was invaded.

It apologizes to Manchester City now for on their website.

‘Manchester City would like to apologize to Aston Villa goalkeeper Robin Olsen, who was assaulted after the final whistle in today’s match as fans invaded the pitch.’

‘The club have launched an investigation and once they have been identified, they will be quarantined from the stadium indefinitely,’ writes Manchester City.

Robin Olsen was attacked by City fans after today's match. Photo: Rebecca Naden / Ritzau Scanpix
Robin Olsen was attacked by City fans after today’s match. Photo: Rebecca Naden / Ritzau Scanpix

Decided his own fate
Manchester City came incredibly behind with two goals against Aston Villa, but with three goals in five minutes, the blue-clad got lit up during the Etihad in Manchester.

Also read: Manchester City are English champions

Liverpool otherwise eyed a small chance to take the fuse on everyone and take the championship, but even though Liverpool managed to beat the Wolves, City themselves decided its fate.

One goal from Rodri and two from Gundogan in the final phase of the match secured City’s seventh English championship.

 

Photo: Hannah Mckay / Ritzau Scanpix
Photo: Hannah Mckay / Ritzau Scanpix

 

 

Photo: Oli Scarff / Ritzau Scanpix
Photo: Oli Scarff / Ritzau Scanpix

 

 

Photo: Hannah Mckay / Ritzau Scanpix
Photo: Hannah Mckay / Ritzau Scanpix

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