The Uruguayan football Association announced the suspension of League matches because of the murder of 21-year-old fan club Penarol, reported on the official website of the AUF.
A fan of “Peñarol” Hernan Fioritto was shot by fans of “Nacional”, which tried to take possession of its attributes. With him suffered two more fan “Peñarol”.
Charged with murder was arrested 12 suspects, who are now in prison. “Penarol and Nacional”, based in Montevideo, are the most famous and popular clubs of Uruguay and the most fierce rivals.
AUF decided to cancel all League matches scheduled for this weekend. As noted in the appeal of Association football is important to all Uruguayans, but human life is much more important. The timing of the resumption of the championship Uruguay will be announced later, said “R-Sport”.