Fans of England and Wales met in the Spanish city of Tenerife and came to blows. These two teams are in Group B of the Qatar 2022 World Cup and will face each other next Tuesday, November 29.
Fans of both countries brought forward the hostilities in Qatar, two groups of hooligans met in Playa las Americas and started raining punches, kicks and chairs all over the place. The police were slow to show up and so far no arrests have been reported.
England and Wales define the pass to the Round of 16
England and Wales will play for a place in the round of 16 next Tuesday in the third and last matchday of Group B. The English will arrive as leaders with 4 points, while Wales will have a much more difficult task as they are bottom of the group and have only managed to collect one point.
Fans from Argentina and Mexico also fought
In a scene of violence around the Qatar 2022 World Cup, fans of the Argentina and Mexico teams had problems inside the Lusail stadium before the game.
In social networks Mexican fans reported that some fans of the “albiceleste” wanted to remove them from the place they had bought, the Aztec fans were behind one of the goals and the South Americans wanted to remove them. Apparently the tricolor fans asked for help and other Mexicans seated in other places helped them and the Argentines stepped back.
But not everything ended peacefully, a video surfaced on social networks showing a bloodied Argentinean fan, it is reported that there was a fight against the Mexicans and the Argentinean was injured.