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Violent Soccer Riots In Egypt (PHOTOS)


First Posted: 02/ 3/2012 9:34 am Updated: 02/ 3/2012 9:34 am

More than 70 soccer fans died and hundreds were injured, shortly after a match between Cairo 's Al Ahly and Al Masry in Port Said, Egypt on Feb. 1, 2012.

Fans of the hometown Al-Masry club stormed the field after a 3-1 win over Cairo's Al-Ahly club. Rival fans battled with rocks and chairs, and witnesses said many of the Al-Masry fans carried knives and sticks.


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