Source Pravda.Ru

Football fan killed in fierce fight in Sweden

The football match between Swedish major league teams Djurgården and Helsingborg was interrupted for 42 minutes when the audience learned that a supporter of Djurgårdens was brutally beaten and died of serious head injuries. The match was held in southern Sweden, on the stadium of the city of Helsingborg.

As soon as people on the stands learned the news about the death of the fan, the crowd surged onto the field. Djurgårdens fans, who remained on their seats, shouted: "Murderers, murderers!" The referee sent the players to the locker room.

Police officers said that the victim, a 44-year-old resident of Stockholm, was wounded overnight in clashes between groups of fans. Five people were taken to hospital with injuries of varying severity; three fans were arrested and another 33 temporarily detained.

Sweden's Minister of Sport, Lena Lilerot Adelson, said that the death of the fan was "a black day in the history of Swedish football."

Comments
Unexploded Western missiles in Russia's hands: Russian air defenses to get even better
USSR shot down Korean passenger Boeing 40 years ago. Chronicles
USSR shot down Korean passenger Boeing 40 years ago. Chronicles
Russia delivers S-300 air defense systems to Syria?
Russia to introduce criminal responsibility for those implementing anti-Russian sanctions
Trump protectionism shows USA falls into crisis deeper and deeper
Trump protectionism shows USA falls into crisis deeper and deeper
Russia may interrupt regular flights with USA
Unexploded Western missiles in Russia's hands: Russian air defenses to get even better
Putin must sue UK because of Skripal case lies
The Geo-political board game: Predicting the next move
The Geo-political board game: Predicting the next move
Defending the Social Media with the four-letter word
USSR shot down Korean passenger Boeing 40 years ago. Chronicles
Germany begs USA for release
Germany begs USA for release
Germany begs USA for release
USA highly concerned about Russia's cold-blooded silence in response to missile attack on Syria
Russia may interrupt regular flights with USA
Unexploded Western missiles in Russia's hands: Russian air defenses to get even better
Defending the Social Media with the four-letter word