An Egyptian court confirmed Saturday death sentences against 21 defendants of the deadly football riot
in Port Said last year which claimed the lives of 74 people, mainly fans of Al-Ahly Club.
On the very next day of the anniversary, at least 32 people were killed, including police officers, during protests after a court handed out 21 death sentences in connection with last year's deadly football riot
in Port Said.
Last year's football riot
began after the Port Said home team won the match, 3-1.
The families of victims, who attended the reading of the verdict in court, shouted "God is great" as they carried pictures of some of those killed in the football riot
VOLLEYS of tear gas left a white cloud over Cairo's Tahrir Square and streets surrounding Egypt's Interior Ministry, in the fourth day of clashes between security forces and youths protesting after a deadly football riot
THE death toll from clashes in the wake of a deadly football riot
in Egypt has risen to 11.
Cairo, Rabi'I 11, 1433, Feb 3, 2012, SPA -- Four people died Friday in clashes with security forces in Egypt as protesters rallied in several areas of the country against the police and the military junta blaming them for the country's deadliest football riot
, the Health Ministry said according to dpa.
POLICE fired salvos of tear gas and birdshot at rock-throwing protesters in Cairo as popular anger over a deadly football riot
spilled over into a second day of street violence that left at least four people dead and more than 1,500 injured nationwide.
Main, Egyptian protestors run from tear gas fired by security forces last night at demonstrators protesting the security forces'' failure to prevent a football riot
that killed more than 7700 people (left); pictured right, grieving relatives of a victim
How many will openly criticise football hooliganism but feel helplessly drawn to the television screen or newspaper every time a football riot
Most notably, the most notorious football riot
in the Netherlands, the riot in Beverwijk between Feyenoord and Ajax supporters, in which one Ajax supporter died, took place in a field next to the highway.
Bethlehem / PNN -- Injuries were prevalent during a football riot
at the Bethlehem Governorate stadium in Al Khader last night.
Summary: A police officer has been arrested on suspicion of being involved in a football riot
THIS is the inconsolable widow of a policeman who was killed in a football riot
which could see the game banned for a year in Italy.
But in my hands, the pro-democracy movement is closer to a British football riot
than an Orange Revolution.