Mansfield Mark 96 Empty Seats With Names of Hillsborough Victims For Liverpool Match: The Nightly EPL

Mansfield Town, a club in the fifth tier of English football, displayed a lot of class this weekend when they decided to take 96 seats at their ground in Nottinghamshire and set them aside as a tribute to the 96 people who died as a cause of the 1989 Hillsborough Disaster.

Mansfield plays Liverpool tomorrow in the third round of the FA Cup. For viewers in the United States, the match kicks off at 11am ET tomorrow on FOX Soccer.

Here are tonight’s Premier League news headlines:

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