Guerrero suspended the match initially in hopes order can be restored. Nonetheless, the violence continued to unfold throughout the higher bowl of the stadium, which hosted World Cup video games in 1986. After lots of of followers continued to flood the sphere of play, Guerrero halted the sport for good.
Photos and movies shared on social media confirmed folks being overwhelmed, kicked and dragged whereas others had been left mendacity on the bottom, coated in blood, in what gave the impression to be the seating space of the stadium within the central metropolis of Queretaro.
Reuters couldn’t independently confirm the footage, which was additionally proven by native tv channels.
Liga MX president Mikel Arriola known as the violence “inadmissible” and promised there can be “exemplary punishments” doled out for these accountable earlier than confirming that the remaining Liga MX matches for the weekend wouldn’t be performed.
Following the suspension of the sport, the state of Queretaro’s Civil Safety Coordination confirmed that 22 folks had been injured, and 9 folks taken to the hospital — two of that are in important situation.
Liga MX’s disciplinary committee additionally introduced that they’ve began an investigation into the matter and can look ahead to extra info to come back by means of.