The Football Association has released this statement about the violent scenes at the Leeds United vs. Sheffield Wednesday match at Hillsborough last night:
The FA condemns the scenes at Hillsborough last night. We have begun an immediate investigation and have been in contact with both clubs.
We would call for the authorities to identify and bring before the courts anyone who was involved in any form of criminal disorder.
A hooligan who ran on to the pitch and assaulted a goalkeeper during a Championship football match has been identified by police.
South Yorkshire Police have vowed to work with Leeds United and Sheffield Wednesday to find the fan who assaulted goalkeeper Chris Kirkland.