Premier League side Liverpool has confirmed the death of fan that happened before the Champions League encounter against Benfica on Wednesday night.
The Liverpool fan received treatment at Anfield just before the game but he was pronounced dead on Thursday morning.
“First and foremost, the condolences and the thoughts of everyone at the club are with the supporter’s family, loved ones, and friends,” the club’s spokesman revealed.
“We would like to thank the emergency services for their heroic efforts in providing urgent care and our appreciation to our medical professionals, stewards, and all supporters in the vicinity of the incident for their assistance.”
The Reds advanced to the semi-finals of the Champions League with a 6-3 aggregate win over Benfica and will face Villarreal.