Egypt Football riots kill 104

Posted by Bret-Byers-417 on Feb. 01, 2012

Riots after a football match in Egypts Port Said have left 73 people dead Horrific scenes followed a soccer game in Cairo, Egypt, on Wednesday. Fans of the home team Al-Masry stormed the field and violently clashed with players, police and fans of rival club Al-Ahly. Al-Jazeera reports at least 70 people have been killed in the violence.A security official said the fans chased the players and cornered their supporters on the field and around the stadium, throwing stones and bottles at them, the report says. Most of the victims reportedly died from suffocation or head injuries.The two teams have a long history of bad blood, and clashes have erupted in recent years between their fans.The report adds that many soccer games in Egypt have been plagued by political violence since the Feb. 2011 revolution that toppled the regime of former President Hosni Mubarak. subscribe to my channel http-//

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