The Explosive 80s: How Heysel Changed Football

1 x 60' - Channel 4 / RTÉ (2005)


This powerful documentary for Channel 4 and RTE revisits the Heysel Stadium disaster of May 1985, when 39 fans were crushed to death before the European Cup Final between Liverpool FC and Juventus. The film explores how the tragedy plunged English football into a crisis from which was born the modern English game.