Browsing Fan Violence

Tel-Aviv Derby Abandoned After Fan Attacks Player; Somehow Footballer Gets Sent Off

Posted on 3 Nov, 2014, by in Soccer

Stupid referees ruin good football matches. Roi Reinshreiber made an appalling decision in the derby match between Hapoel and Maccabi Tel-Aviv in the Israeli Premier League, sending Eran Zahavi off with a red card for defending himself against a fan that stormed the pitch and attacked him. The match was later abandoned. More

Vasco da Gama Go Down in a Blaze of Violence Against Atlético Paranaense

Posted on 9 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

If there was something else the organizing committee for Brazil 2014 didn’t need was some fan violence in the Brasileiro, as the match between Vasco and Atletico Paranaense, held in Joinville, Santa Catarina, had to be stopped during the first half as firms from both teams clashed in the stands, resulting in a massive brawl leaving two fans critically wounded. More