The fans of Deportivo Cali They invaded the field of play this Wednesday when their team lost 0-2 as a visitor against Cortuluá in the Colombian league to try to attack the technical director, Candelo Mayerand several players after the losing streak that the club accumulates in the competition.
The match, from day 13 of the Closing Tournamentstopped at the stadium on October 12 in the city of Tulua “because the public entered the field”, reported the club itself through its social networks, when they were two down on the scoreboard against Cortuluá.
One of the players that the sugar fans persecuted was the veteran striker from Barranquilla Theophilus Gutierrezwho received several pushes after being surrounded by his team’s fans.
But the worst part was taken candelusaccording to the videos shared on social networks, against which the majority of the fans were and who had to be escorted by the Police due to the aggressions received.
To the entire campus Deportivo Calias well as the body of referees had to run to take refuge from the crowd.
The reactions were swift. Among them, that of the captain and archer of the Junior, Sebastian Viera, who asked “please” to avoid violence.
“It’s not healthy, it’s not correct. The end result compromises us all: empty stadiums, keeping children away from the stadium, social problems. I ask for complete solidarity with the entire team of the Deportivo Cali“, he tweeted.
The Deportivo Cali It is last in the general table with only eight points and many defeats behind it that have strained the relationship between the club and its fans in recent weeks.