Chelsea pay tribute to victims of Hillsborough disaster
- 30 years ago, 96 Liverpool supporters lost their lives in a human crush.
- It remains one of the worst disasters in sporting history.
- Chelsea remembered the victims on Monday.
Monday marked the 30th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster. During the FA Cup semifinal between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest, 96 people lost their lives in a fatal human crush.
It remains one the most painful event in the history of Liverpool and British sport. On Sunday, before the Liverpool vs Chelsea clash, the two sides paid tribute to those who came at Hillsborough to watch their team play.
.@ChelseaFC paid their respects to the 96 children, women and men who lost their lives at Hillsborough by laying a wreath at the memorial earlier today on behalf of the club. pic.twitter.com/9MHjOQCoaP— Liverpool FC (@LFC) April 14, 2019
And on Monday, Chelsea legend Pat Nevin recorded a special message of support to Liverpool on the anniversary of the disaster.