The second leg of the Copa Libertadores final – originally postponed from Saturday to Sunday – has been postponed again, this time indefinitely, as officials from the South American Football Confederation acknowledge that Boca Juniors were unable to play.
The fans did everything they could to turn this football event into a war zone and even used little kids to carry the flares into the stadium.
WATCH: River Plate fans using a litlle girl to pass flares to the stadium.
River Plate vs Boca Juniors to start in an hour: pic.twitter.com/bpyTOb8892
— Tom vdm (@TVDMolen) November 24, 2018
What’s more, the bus carrying players to the Estadio Monumental was attacked by River Plate supporters, who pelted the vehicle with hard projectiles and tear gas.
— talkingbaws.com (@talkingbaws) November 24, 2018
This below is the video of the Boca Juniors bus from inside during the attack.
Video shows Boca Juniors bus from inside during the attack. pic.twitter.com/d4CDJWylLO
— Mootaz Chehade (@MHChehade) November 24, 2018
Players were seen looking ill and hurt with Boca Juniors captain Pablo Perez wearing a bandage over his left eye upon arrival to the stadium.
Another footage of the arrival of Boca Juniors players to the Monumental dressing room from another angle. pic.twitter.com/70srGnXY74
— Mootaz Chehade (@MHChehade) November 25, 2018
Boca Juniors players being sick after police threw tear gas at the River Plate fans attacking their bus. 🤮 pic.twitter.com/pYfuHkR6N2
— Football Tweet (@Football__Tweet) November 24, 2018
The situation going on in Argentina was truly deplorable.
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