Soccer-Ban on away fans aimed at curbing violence in Argentina (Reuters)

BUENOS AIRES, June 11 (Reuters) – The last two rounds of Argentine first division soccer matches have been closed to visiting teams’ supporters after a fan was shot dead during a clash with riot police. A joint statement from the Argentine FA (www.afa.org.ar) and government on Tuesday said they “have decided jointly that the next two rounds in Argentine football be played without the attendance of the visiting public. …

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