Five police officers were wounded during the brawl between the football fans of Dynamo Kyiv and Shakhtar Donetsk in Dnipro as the National Police in Dnipropetrovsk region reported on Facebook.
‘Five officers of the police were injured and three police cars were damaged in the result of the conflict. The brawls took place on May 9, after 18:00 at a crossroads of Andry Fabr Street and Pushkin Avenue before the football match for the Football Cup of Ukraine between Dynamo Kyiv and Shakhtar Donetsk’, the message said.
It is also noted that 27 people were taken to the police unit; their identities were established.
As we reported a march of Dynamo Kyiv and Shakhtar Donetsk fans took place in Dnipro before the Football Cup of Ukraine finals. During it there was a fight - as a result, the patrol policeman was injured. On the fact of wounding a policeman, criminal proceedings were opened on part 2 of Art. 345 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. Circumstances of the case being established.
Later it was reported that Shakhtar Donetsk won the Football Cup of Ukraine. It is the 12th Cup in their history, making a national record.