On Tuesday, during the qualifying match of world football championship 2018 in Vilnius between the teams of Lithuania and Malta, has hit the floor one of the stands of the Lithuanian football Federation (LFF). The incident occurred at the end of the first half, which ended with a victory of owners with the score 2:0.
As reported TASS, in the formed hole by a miracle have not failed fans, two men and 12-year-old boy managed to grab design. Security service fenced a dangerous area and shut down the crack boards. The audience was asked to leave the emergency sector and to change to the free space in another part of the arena.
The stadium, formerly known as the “Locomotive”, can accommodate five thousand people and was renovated in 2004. In the course of the work was laid artificial turf.
Lithuania is the only country in Europe that does not have a national stadium. The incident on Tuesday, the incident caused the Federation to think about the possibility of holding matches of the national team in other cities of Lithuania. Considering the possibility of postponement of the following matches of the national team in Kaunas.