Argentina’s Boca Juniors gamers spent the evening in a bus exterior a police station within the Brazilian metropolis of Belo Horizonte after native let Latico Miniro misplaced their Copa Libertadores penalty shootout on Tuesday and clashed with safety. The battle erupted because the Boca Juniors gamers returned to the locker room. Video footage confirmed group members punching and throwing objects at safety personnel. The group was apparently livid at a aim that was not authorized by the video overview facet by facet.
The Brazilian membership mentioned on Twitter that Boca’s gamers additionally tried to enter their locker room they usually destroyed water coolers and railings. The Argentine delegation will return to Argentina the identical evening, in accordance with a report by information on-line website G1.
The delegation stopped exterior the police station on Wednesday morning, however Daniel Sayoli, Argentina’s ambassador to Brazil, mentioned on his official Fb web page that the whole group would return to Argentina within the afternoon. Atletico Mineiro mentioned its chairman, Shrigio Coelho, is in talks with safety forces to permit Boca gamers to testify to police in regards to the incident with out risking arrest.