Spartak Moscow fans almost hit the referee with a flare launched from the stands during draw with Maribor as Napoli are beaten at Shakhtar Donetsk

Mail Online | 9/13/2017 | Daniel Matthews For Mailonline
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Spartak Moscow face being punished by UEFA after one of their supporters launched a firecracker which flew into the centre circle and almost hit the referee during their 1-1 draw against Maribor.

The match — in Liverpool’s Group E — was briefly suspended after the flare was fired around 50 yards from the away end into the crowded centre of the pitch.

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It landed metres away from referee Deniz Aytekin near the halfway line but fortunately neither he nor any of the players were hit.

Fans had earlier clashed with each other and police before the game, which finished a draw thanks to two second-half goals.

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Damjan Bohar rescued a point for the home side five minutes from time after Aleksandr Samedov had...
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