- Football in Argentina turned violent on Sunday, May 14, in an encounter between Newell's old Boys and Rosario
- A fan has been reportedly killed in the clash that occurred in the fierce derby
- Police officials have arrested a 17-year-old boy who was alleged to have killed a fan
Argentinian football was rocked with violence on Sunday, May 14, 2017 after a fan was killed and another has been in serious coma after a gun attack by a rival supporter.
NAIJ.com understands that the melee occurred in a derby between Newell's old Boys and Rosario Central.
A 17-year-old Newell’s Old Boys fan was alleged to have shot two neighbors after a row during the notorious derby against Rosario.
According to the report, the game was temporarily suspended as supporters threw missile before the visitors eventually won the contest 3-1.
The shooter was said to have been arrested by local police, but a woman is in a critical condition with a gun wound to the head.
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