22 fans injured at Mexican football match violence (Photos And Video)

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At least, 22 people were wounded when violence erupted Saturday in the stands of a Mexican football match, which was called off when the clash spilled onto the field.

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22 fans injured at Mexican football match violence (Photos And Video) 1

The game between Queretaro and Atlas at La Corregidora stadium in the city of Queretaro — the ninth round of the 2022 Clausura football tournament — was in its 63rd minute when fights between opposing fans broke out.

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Chaotic scenes unfolded, with fans tumbling over each other and others cowering under a shower of furious kicks and punches.

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A VAR monitor was destroyed during the clashes, with images posted to social media showing injured fans lying prostrate.

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“There is no report of people dead, 22 people injured… two of them seriously,” the civil protection for the state of Queretaro said hours after the match was called off.

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