Thursday, April 4, 2013

Ugly Scene: Arsenal FC players brawl with armed riot police

Fight: Disturbing scenes took place when the players tried to voice their dissatisfaction with the officials 

The trouble started at the end of the first-half between both sets of players

At least four players from Argentine club Arsenal were detained for interrogation after a confrontation with Brazilian police at a Copa Libertadores match on Wednesday. 

watch video after the cut

Police said at least two officers and a journalist sustained minor injuries in the brawl after Atletico Mineiro's 5-2 win over the Argentine club in the city of Belo Horizonte. 

The players will likely be charged after throwing punches and kicking the officers who were trying to protect the referees as the final whistle blew at the Independencia Stadium. 

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