Swedish fans must take responsibility after death: Larsson

Former Sweden striker Henrik Larsson called on fans to take responsibility for combating hooliganism following the death of a supporter in his home town of Helsingborg on Sunday.

Brazil police arrest 28 over football violence

Brazilian police Thursday said they had made 28 arrests in a crackdown on football violence following a recent outbreak of hooliganism.

Brazil hit by fresh wave of football violence

Buses carrying Santos and Corinthians players were pelted with stones and aluminium cans as Brazilian football was tarnished by fresh waves of violence during the weekend.

Egypt court sentences 21 to death over football violence

An Egyptian court on Friday handed down death sentences for 21 people accused of taking part in soccer violence last year that killed 74.

In Egypt, football fans politicise sports

Football fans clashed outside a stadium in the Egyptian capital on Sunday bringing traffic to a halt as a domestic tournament resumed months after a bloody clash left 70 people dead.

Soccer hooliganism turns deadly in Chile

One man was killed and another badly wounded in a shooting attributed by Chilean police to a feud between rival factions of fans of the Colo Colo soccer club.

Death sparks fears of more fan violence in Brazil

Escalating soccer violence in Brazil is sparking fears of a new wave of confrontations in South America`s biggest city.

Egypt inquiry blames fans, police for stadium deaths

An Egyptian parliamentary inquiry into the deaths of 74 people in a soccer stadium disaster has found both fans and lax security to blame for the incident.

Bradley committed to Egypt job despite turmoil

Bob Bradley insisted he is “totally committed” to coaching Egypt’s national team despite the turmoil in the country.

Fans, not constructors responsible for Egypt deaths

In terms of global visibility there could hardly be a greater contrast between Wednesday`s soccer disaster in Egypt which claimed the lives of at least 73 people and the world`s worst recorded stadium disaster in which 340 people died in Moscow in 1982.

Crowd trouble causes Granada match to be abandoned

The match between Granada and Mallorca was called off mid-way through the second half after an assistant referee was hit by an umbrella thrown from the crowd.

Brazil tops deaths due to football violence

Brazil, with 42 fans dead during ten years of football violence, tops the world`s tragic list, according to a study.

Brazil tops deaths due to football violence

Brazil, with 42 fans dead during ten years of football violence, tops the world`s tragic list, according to a study.