West Brom vs Wolves FA Cup tie suspended: What happened in Black Country derby?

A fan with a bloodied face receives treatment after clashes between West Brom and Wolves supporters in the teams' FA Cup tie in January 2024.
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Sunday's FA Cup tie between West Brom and Wolves at The Hawthorns was interruped by disgraceful scenes of violence which were a throwback to a dark era for English football.

The Black Country clash was suspended after 79 minutes and resumed following a break as supporters ran on the pitch following violent clashes in the stands.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.