Hillsborough Report Prompts FA to Issue ‘Full and Unreserved Apology’: The Daily EPL

The FA has been quick to respond after the chair of Hillsborough families support group Trevor Hicks criticized the Football Association yesterday for not issuing an apology regarding its role in the tragedy. The FA played the 1989 FA Cup semi-final at Hillsborough even though the stadium didn’t have a safety certificate, and despite the fact that the stadium had previous incidences where fans were almost crushed.

FA Chairman David Bernstein has today apologized.

There’s a ton of news to get through today in the build-up to gameweek 4 of the Premier League. Here are the major headlines (the international break is over, so the news cycle has picked up again):

Meanwhile, here’s a brand-new documentary about Hillsborough that was just released today. It’s unfinished, but it certainly shines more light on the subject with some excellent interviews:

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