England fans say police raised batons amid ‘dangerous crushing’ at semi-final

• Ticket system stopped working before Nations League game
• ‘No violence, just panic,’ says one England supporter

England supporters have criticised the stadium authorities and Uefa for not doing enough to stop “dangerous crushing” after the electronic ticket system stopped working before the Nations League semi-final against the Netherlands.

Fans also criticised Portuguese police for failing to intervene when around 800 fans were penned by gates six and seven at the Estádio D. Afonso Henriques – and then raising batons at them when asked for help.

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