ALL POSTS TAGGED "primera-division"

Argentina

/ 56 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 […]

Argentina

/ 91 days ago

Assassination attempt postpones Friday's Argentina soccer games

As a result of a recent assassination attempt Thursday, the Argentina Football Association postponed all games on Friday. The attempt came on Argentina's Vice President, Dr. Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner. Fortunately, the Vice President escaped. Subsequently, authorities took the suspect into custody following the incident. Cameras were rolling when a man’s arm was seen holding […]