When everything seemed like it was going to be a friendly preview, according to the quality of the game that was going to be played, everything ended in chaos.
Peruvian national team
waiting to play a friendly against
on Tuesday and before a flag raised by the Latin American fans, the players decided to go without knowing that everything would end up out of control and in a confrontation with shoving and insults against the
At first, everything had started in the best way: with photos, autographs and songs in the form of encouragement.
But due to the little police force present in that situation, everything ended up getting out of hand and caused some
crosses between players and members of security
Everything got worse when several fans ended up joining the situation.
Chaos ensued when officials tried to set up a police cordon to protect the Peruvian soccer players, but the fans began to push each other as they wanted to stay close to the squad.
The troops did not take long to react, also provoking the response of the fans.
The images are eloquent: they attacked whatever came their way, since
some Peruvian players were confused with the rest of the fans
and attacked alongside them.
Attempts to calm the waters were unsuccessful and that was how the teammates themselves began to defend each other.
Pedro Gallese, inside the police attack.
Even many of the players had to leave the place and take refuge since they were present with their children, as is the case of
, the right side of Boca.
The clash was difficult to stop.
Many footballers were surprised by the actions of the officials but it did not prevent the beatings and insults from ceasing.
The most affected turned out to be
, even appearing in some of the videos that show the tumult caused.
They punched us
," the Peruvian goalkeeper said angrily after the scandal generated and for which he had to be taken to the police station for a few hours.
Finally, he was released and returned to the concentration to try to focus on the friendly against Morocco.
Watch the videos of the clash
The Spanish National Police has attacked the international soccer players of the Peruvian soccer team who were concentrating in Madrid.
— Fonsi Loaiza (@FonsiLoaiza) March 27, 2023
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Arguments between the @Policia and the players of the Peruvian National Team
🏨 They are staying in Madrid to play tomorrow against Morocco in the Metropolitan
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— The great match of COPE (@partidazocope) March 27, 2023
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