Mikel Andoni Areola, president of the Mexican Super League, announced the postponement of the remaining matches of the ninth round of the second leg of the League (Clausura 2022), in solidarity with the victims of the violence that occurred in the Queretaro match against Atlas at dawn today, Sunday.
Violent clashes took place at dawn today, Sunday, between the fans of the Queretaro and Atlas teams, which led to severe injuries to nearly 22 fans and reports of deaths.
Areola said in a video recording that was broadcast on social networks, “The League condemns the events that took place at the La Corregedora stadium.
The Mexican match of Queretaro and its counterpart Atlas witnessed major violence, in the match that brought them together at dawn today, Sunday, in the ninth round of the Mexican League “Liga MX” competition at the Corregidora stadium.
Riots and violence took place between the fans of the Queretaro and Atlas teams at dawn on Sunday, injuring 22 fans, two of whom were in serious condition.
The crisis began between the fans of the Queretaro and Atlas teams, in the 62nd minute of the match, after the latter advanced with a goal through the Argentine player Julio Furich. Panic and panic resulting from the clashes, which led to the cancellation and postponement of the match indefinitely.
Spreading on social media, some videos revealing the unfortunate events in Liga MX, a number of fans appeared stripped of their clothes and others were seriously injured.