One fan death occurs at Boca Juniors game as police use tear gas
Argentina

One fan death occurs at Boca Juniors game as police use tear gas

A fan death marred the game between Boca Juniors and Gimnasia on Thursday night. Officials halted the match just nine minutes in due to an incident outside the Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo in La Plata, Argentina. Initially, the game only allowed home fans into the stadium. Authorities banned traveling fans from attending away games in […]

Argentina

/ 52 days ago

One fan death occurs at Boca Juniors game as police use tear gas

A fan death marred the game between Boca Juniors and Gimnasia on Thursday night. Officials halted the match just nine minutes in due to an incident outside the Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo in La Plata, Argentina. Initially, the game only allowed home fans into the stadium. Authorities banned traveling fans from attending away games in […]

Boca Juniors

/ 152 days ago

Three Boca supporters arrested for racism, Nazi salute in Brazil

Sao Paulo (AFP) – Three supporters of Argentine football giants Boca Juniors have been arrested in Brazil, accused of racism and making a Nazi salute during their team's match away to Corinthians, local authorities said on Wednesday. Two of the fans were arrested for a "racial slur" having allegedly directed monkey chants at Corinthian fans […]
ByAFP

Boca Juniors

/ 468 days ago

Argentine champions Boca Juniors sack Russo

Buenos Aires (AFP) – Argentine giants Boca Juniors sacked title-winning coach Miguel Angel Russo just six games into the new season after a disastrous start to the campaign, the club confirmed on Tuesday. The champions won none of their opening half a dozen games and picked up just four points, leaving them 24th in the […]
ByAFP

Boca Juniors

/ 468 days ago

Argentine champions Boca Juniors sack Russo: press

Buenos Aires (AFP) – Argentine giants Boca Juniors sacked title-winning coach Miguel Angel Russo just six games into the new season after a disastrous start to the campaign, local press reported. The reigning champions won none of their opening six games and picked up just four points, leaving them 24th in the 26-team league. Late […]
ByAFP

Boca Juniors

/ 495 days ago

Boca players released by Brazilian police after attack

Belo Horizonte (Brazil) (AFP) – Boca Juniors players and officials were released by Brazilian police on Wednesday after 12 hours being questioned following a brawl at the end of their clash with local side Atletico Mineiro. The Argentine giants' players and staff are accused of attacking opposing players and the match officials, including with an […]
ByAFP