A feminine police officer suffered severe head accidents in the course of the celebrations by Leeds United followers within the metropolis on Sunday.
Hundreds of supporters gathered in Millennium Sq. after the membership’s promotion to the Premier League was secured.
It was confirmed over the weekend that Leeds would go up as champions following 16 years exterior the highest flight.
As followers gathered to rejoice within the metropolis on Sunday, a small minority of individuals threw bottles on the police and brought on unrest.
West Yorkshire Police revealed that 9 individuals had been arrested for public order offences.
Numerous officers suffered accidents, with one officer left in a severe situation.
Assistant Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police, OuncesKhan, mentioned: “All through the weekend, followers have gathered throughout Leeds to rejoice the promotion of Leeds United into the Premier League.
“We have now continued to impress upon followers the significance of the COVID-19 Authorities steerage and our method has primarily remained as one among engagement and encouragement.
“On Sunday (July 19), nearly 7,000 individuals gathered in Millennium Sq. in Leeds; while the overwhelming majority of followers had been having fun with themselves and celebrating, there have been a small minority of people that started to throw bottles at law enforcement officials.
“A feminine officer suffered a severe head harm and was taken to hospital for therapy, quite a few different officers suffered minor accidents and an extra 15 members of the general public had been injured.”