Peñarol and Palmeiras fans clash at match in Montevideo

Fans of Uruguay’s Peñarol and Brazil’s Palmeiras clashed at the Estadio Campeón del Siglo, home to Peñarol, on Wednesday night after the final whistle of their Copa Libertadores match.

There had earlier been clashes between fans and cops outside the stadium in Montevideo.

According to Uruguay’s Interior Ministry, some 30 fans were arrested and 18 cops injured in the clashes.

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