Belfast Telegraph

UK Website Of The Year

Editor's Viewpoint: Let's play it safe

Published 24/03/2011

It is the mark of true football fans that they follow their team no matter what.

That is never truer than in the case of the 2-plus Northern Ireland fans who make the trek to Serbia for tomorrow night's crucial European Championship qualifier. That it is hostile territory goes without saying since home fans have been banned following riots at a match against Italy. We hope the promised security for the travelling supporters is delivered. Getting home without any trouble would be a great result.

Your Comments

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting?

Read More

From Belfast Telegraph