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Azerbaijan FA chief blames empty seats at Europa League final on Frankfurt fans

  • The Azerbaijan FA blamed Frankfurt fans for the number of empty seats in Baku
  • An official attendance of 51,370 was recorded for Chelsea’s 4-1 win over Arsenal
  • There were huge numbers of empty seats at the Baku Olympic Stadium though 
  • Frankfurt fans bought tickets before their semi-final exit on penalties at Chelsea

The Azerbaijan FA have blamed Eintracht Frankfurt fans for the number of unsold seats at the Europa League final in Baku’s Olympic Stadium.

An official attendance of 51,370 was recorded for Chelsea‘s 4-1 win over Arsenal, around 10,000 below the 62,000 capacity for the game – reduced from 67,800 for regular matches.

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