‘Mindless idiot’: attacked Sheffield United star on the infamous fan who went ‘too far’

Billy Sharp
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Making opposition players feel unwelcome is part and parcel of being a football fan. But sometimes a small minority take their intimidation tactics way too far. 

And so it was in May 2022 when a Nottingham Forest supporter decided to headbutt Sheffield United's Billy Sharp, following the Tricky Trees' triumph over the Blades in the Championship play-off semi-finals. 

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