Fans Spray opponent team, Boca Juniors disqualified from Libertadores Cup
Buenos Aires – What do the fans of Boca Juniors is very outrageous. They attacked the players River Plate with hazardous liquid spray.
Consequently, because Boca act as hosts, they are disqualified from this season’s Libertadores Cup.
Argentina’s top clubs also sentenced three other types of punishment: 1) compete at home without an audience for the next four games in the tournament; 2) may not be accompanied by supporters while diving 4 away games in the next Libertadores Cup; 3) plus a fine of 200 thousand dollars.
Reported ESPNFC.com, if they commit violations in the future, certain to be a greater sanction imposed by CONMEBOL to 6 times champion of the Libertadores Cup.
On Thursday evening Boca competed against River Plate in the second leg of the round of 16 South America’s top club tournament, at the Bombonera Stadium.
Towards the second half, the home fans seemed to want to “protect” the players of his team in the hallway. However it is done while disturbing players River. Reported local media, a number of fans to spraying pepper spray water toward the opposing players.
Impact, the River players entered the field with suffering. They must wash her face with water from bottles. They also directly ask for protection from security officers. Even chaotic circumstances. Match halted more than an hour.
The match was not resumed and completed it was decided, in a state 0-0. River was declared the winner because winning 1-0 in the first leg. In the quarterfinals they will meet Brazilian club Cruzeiro, who beat compatriot, Sao Paulo, on penalties.