Doha: Qatar did not have a good start to the World Cup, as did Latin American powerhouses Argentina and Mexico. While Argentina was shocked by the Asian representatives, Saudi Arabia (2-1), Mexico was drawn in a goalless draw against Poland. Meanwhile, Argentina and Mexico face each other on Sunday, November 27. Before the match between the two teams on the field, the fans of the two teams clashed outside the field.
Argentina and Mexico fans clashed on Wednesday at the FIFA Fan Zone in Doha’s Al Bidda Park, designed by FIFA to promote social interaction between different nations.
Its video is circulating on social media. After the defeat against Saudi Arabia, Lionel Messi was insulted by Mexico fans, which angered the Argentina fans. Fans on both sides were punched and kicked.
Mexican journalist Omar Nino was at the scene. A few people were reportedly injured and required treatment.