Emenike Scores But Crowd Trouble Halts Fener Match

The match between Fenerbahce and Trabzonspor at the Huseyin Avni Aker Stadyumu in Trabzon was abandoned on Monday due to crowd trouble.

Nigerian striker Emmanuel Emenike had handed the visitors the lead in the 23rd minute when the game was called off.

The referee had already halted the game twice before deciding to end it 10 minutes into added time at the end of the first-half.

Emenike and his teammates escaped unhurt as the crowd continued to throw object into the pitch. Fans continued to clash with Police in the street after the match.

Emmanuel Emenike Celebrates Scoring for Fenerbahce.
Emmanuel Emenike Celebrates Scoring for Fenerbahce.

It was the Nigerian’s 9th goal of the Turkish League season.

Fenerbache lead the standings on 51 points from 23 matches, three points clear of champions of Galatasaray, who have played 24 games.


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