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Terrible tragedy in Mexico, at least 17 people died in a fight

06 Th3 2022 | 12:46

Mexican fans at the World Cup

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 Saturday’s Liga MX match between Queretaro and Atlas was halted after a violent altercation with dozens of fans at the Estadio Corregidora.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

  The fans fought in the stands and on the field, there were some acts of using weapons to cause injury. The match was adjourned midway through the second half as violence spread throughout the stadium.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 There were numerous photos and videos shared on social media of the scuffle. There were many pictures of people lying in the yard.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 According to Bleacher Report Football, at least 17 people have died.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 Dozens of injured and critical people were taken to hospital.

 

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 But Liga MX and Queretaro organizers declined to confirm any deaths so far.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 One journalist struggling to find the truth is Ignacio Suarez, who reported more precise numbers through his official Twitter account.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 While local authorities said 22 people were injured and nine of them were in critical condition.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 Following the disaster, Liga MX has just announced it will suspend Sunday’s matches, for a total of 3.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 Here will be the investigations and search for all those who were involved in the unprecedented tragedy in Mexican football.

Queretaro-Atlas match in Liga MX suspended due to ugly fan violence - Bóng Đá

 The incident shows that the hooligan problem remains a major threat in football.