Juventus fans killed in coach crash
Tuesday, 21 October 2008
Two Juventus fans are reported dead and up to 30 more injured following an incident involving a coach on its way to tonight's Champions League game with Real Madrid.
The crash reportedly happened 16 kilometres from Aosta, a town in the Italian Alps near the Mont Blanc tunnel.
A club statement read: "Juventus have learnt about the grave incident which happened to a coach carrying Juventus fans coming from Switzerland and going direct to Turin's Stadio Olimpico for tonight's game against Real Madrid.
"The club and the team express their personal grief and personal closeness to the family of the victims and the injured fans."
(from yesterday) source