Authorities informed ESPN that it was an exchange of words and shoving near the Doha metro
DOHA — The authorities They reported that there were no injuries or arrests after the brawl between fans with the Mexico and Argentinawhich was reported in the streets of Qatarheadquarters of the World Cup 2022.
Videos of a brawl between fans with the T-shirt of Argentina and Mexico, days before the match between the two teams in Lusail. However, the authorities consulted by ESPN They clarified that the episode was an exchange of words and shoving between the followers, which could be controlled immediately.
Mexico and Argentina face each other next Saturday, in a match that could define the future of both teams in the World Cup 2022. The two countries have a large number of fans in Qatarso attention has been paid to incidents that could be reported in the days before or after the game.
Until now, the Mexican fans have had few incidents with the authorities of Qatar. For example, after the game between Mexico and Poland, four Mexicans were reported to have applied for consular protection.
Two of these four people had administrative problems for being in an unsuitable state on the street, while one was detained because he had a large number of tickets, which he could prove to be his property, and the fourth was checked because he had a large amount of money. None is detained and they were able to continue their journey through the headquarters of the World Cup 2022.
Now, a clash between fans with the shirt of Argentina and others with the Mexico, near the Doha metro, Qatar, without injuries or detainees. Both fans are expected to maintain their good behavior and a game can be experienced without major setbacks at Lusail Stadium, next Saturday, the venue for the match between the two nations that will define a large part of the Group C destination.