Swindon Town vandals burn ‘STFC’ into Oxford United’s pitch
1-0 to the arsonist
Swindown Town-supporting vandals have broken into the stadium of rivals Oxford United and burnt the letters ‘STFC’ into the pitch.
The playing surface at the Kassam Stadium was targeted on Friday night. CCTV footage shows the men entering the stadium and setting the pitch alight to create the lettering. Police are now studying the videos to try to identify those responsible.
A spokesman for Swindon said the club “deplored” the actions of those involved.