Juventus reject Heysel offer

With England playing Italy at the Juventus Stadium on Tuesday, representatives of the FA wanted to??take the opportunity to commemorate the deaths of 39 supporters before the 1985??European Cup final between Liverpool and Juventus.

Their plan was to lay a wreath at a??memorial outside the ground in Turin.

The Italian club said they appreciated the gesture, but rejected the offer,??claiming they did not want to detract from their own memorial in May.

The FA said it respected the wishes of the Serie A club.

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