According to press reports, the Vitality stadium of the English club Bournemouth was evacuated after the discovery of an unknown object there.
And British newspaper The Sun reported that police were called on Monday afternoon after finding a strange object while players and staff waited outside the stadium during an investigation by Dorset police.
According to press reports, it was proven that the item was related to a training session that took place at the stadium over the weekend.
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— The Sun (@TheSun_NI) July 25, 2023
Dorset Police said in a statement: “Dorset Police received word at 13:31 on Monday that an unidentified object had been found at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth.
He added: “After verification, it was determined that the item was related to some kind of practice that took place on the field over the weekend.”
The stadium has a capacity of 11,307 and is the second largest in the Premier League behind Kenilworth Road in Luton Town which has a capacity of 10,356.