Brawl injures six before soccer match at Sam Boyd Stadium
We are getting another look at the soccer brawl that took place at Sam Boyd Stadium on July 3Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police officers were called to break up a brawl between soccer fans at Sam Boyd Stadium on Wednesday night.
120 officers from four different jurisdictions were on hand after a brawl took place, involving 200 to 400 people before a soccer game at the stadium. Police said bottles and rocks were being thrown.
However, no arrests were made.
The fight happened around 7:15 p.m.
Six people were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Fans weren't allowed in the stadium until the situation was under control. They were let inside around 8:15 p.m., that was about 15 minutes after the game was scheduled to start.
Police were then on standby, as a precaution if violence erupted again.
The El Super Clasico 2013 match was Club America versus Chivas De Guadalajara.
The two teams have been rivals since 1943. Chivas De Guadalajara won 1-0.
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