Football Cops: Episode 4 (Channel 4, 18 June 2024)

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The fourth episode of Football Cops will air on Channel 4 on Monday, 18 June 2024, at 10:00 PM. The episode explores the world of football policing during crucial matches with high stakes.

In this episode, the Football Cops face a challenging task as they work to keep rival fans apart during crucial matches. The episode focuses on two matches: Bradford vs. Carlisle and Salford’s trip to Stockport, with both games holding the possibility of promotion for the teams. Knowing that tensions can run high during such important games, the Football Cops make it their priority to ensure fan segregation and prevent any potential clashes. National Football Cops Stu and Wayne join the local forces to manage the situation.

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Even before the matches begin, the police are faced with arrests in Carlisle, underlining the tense atmosphere. At Wembley, the Football Cops are on high alert, ensuring that fans of Manchester United and Manchester City remain separated during the FA Cup Final, a match with a long history of rivalry. However, a different atmosphere is witnessed when the Lionesses take on Brazil.

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The Football Cops encounter a breach of the segregation line in Carlisle, leading to a volatile situation in the tunnels under the stands. They work swiftly to defuse the tension and prevent any escalation. The episode concludes with mass pitch invasions at both matches, requiring the police to protect the players and officials from any potential harm.

Football Cops: Episode 4 airs Monday, 18 June 2024, at 10:00 PM on Channel 4.

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