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# Ugly scenes

This year
Valencia scrape vital win over Madrid amid Vinicius racism storm
The game was paused when a fan appeared to aim a racial slur at Vinicius, who was later sent off in the game.
Former Everton midfielder left bleeding after being struck by an object in Dutch Cup tie
Ajax’s Davy Klaassen was unable to complete the game after scoring the winner against bitter rivals Feyenoord.
Fans clash in Italy ahead of Napoli-Eintracht Frankfurt Champions League tie
Videos showed officers wearing riot gear responding to missiles, with several cars said to have been set on fire.
Last year
Riots erupt in Brussels after Morocco stun Belgium at World Cup
Police used water cannon and teargas after coming under attack from football supporters.
Atletico Madrid condemned over Vinicius racism incident
The club later released a statement saying the abuse was ‘unacceptable’.
Alan Pardew leaves CSKA Sofia after racism from their supporters
The former West Ham and Newcastle manager started working at CSKA in November 2020.
Ugly scenes as fan violence brings Serie A game to a temporary halt
DAZN reported that Napoli fans had caused some problems in La Spezia before the match.
Fans fight with riot police as Panathinaikos win violence-marred Greek Cup final
Spanish winger Aitor Cantalapiedra scored a first half penalty to secure the title for his side.
All time
Nice-Marseille game abandoned after bottles thrown, pitch invasion
Dimitri Payet, who was targeted by plastic bottles every time he took a corner, lobbed one back into the stands and chaos descended.
Watch: Tyrone and Dublin camps clash in tunnel at half-time in Healy Park
Television cameras caught an altercation in the tunnel as the teams left the pitch at the break.
PSG goalkeeper appears to be hit by a bottle as Neymar inspires late comeback
The reigning Ligue 1 champions recovered strongly to beat Montpellier, though the victory was marred by an unfortunate incident involving Keylor Navas.
Police make arrests and investigate footage of fans fighting at Cricket World Cup
The match between Pakistan and Afghanistan in Leeds was marred by crowd trouble.
'Some of the most shocking violence we have seen': Police condemn clashes between Millwall and Everton fans
One Everton supporter suffered a ‘life-changing injury’ after an attack from a Millwall fan over the weekend.
Police charge man with assaulting assistant referee during ill-tempered Edinburgh derby
Last night’s Scottish Premiership game between Hearts and Hibernian witnessed a number of violent incidents.
Wallaby fan confronts players after loss to Argentina
The Pumas scored their first win over the Wallabies on Australian soil since 1983.
Police investigating 'serious assault' outside Anfield prior to Liverpool's Champions League match
The Reds faced Roma in a semi-final first leg this evening.
Man City consider legal action against fan who allegedly spat at Aguero and said 'suck my d**k'
The two clubs involved have been charged for failing to control their players, but the Argentine striker will not face any action from the English football’s governing body
Everton and Hajduk Split in hot water with Uefa after crowd trouble mars Europa League play-off
Uefa has announced that it has opened disciplinary proceedings into the incident at Goodison Park last night.
Ligue 1 game abandoned after pitch invaders try to attack Lyon players
This is the second time this week that the French club has been affected by crowd trouble.
Violent clashes forced fans on the pitch and delayed Lyon's Europa League tie against Besiktas
Crowd trouble marred the game as Lyon eventually won out 2-1.
Ugly scenes in Madrid as Leicester City fans clash with Spanish police
There have been a number of arrests ahead of the English club’s Champions League quarter-final with Atletico Madrid.
Fan arrested for confronting Irish defender Delaney as Palace concede 4 first half goals
Sunderland handed the Eagles and former manager Sam Allardyce a heavy defeat at Selhurst Park.
There were ugly scenes in Athens last night as police clashed with Bayern Munich supporters
Police and Bayern fans clashed in the stands before kickoff.
Father attacked in front of his kids as Benfica title celebrations turn ugly
Benfica won the Portuguese Primera Liga title last night but the celebrations were marred by riots.
There were 'ugly' scenes after a controversial refereeing decision in the NRL
Canterbury Bulldogs coach Des Hasler has issued a full apology after match officials were struck by projectiles following their NRL defeat.
Chaotic scenes as African Cup of Nations semi-final interrupted by crowd trouble
Ghana have booked their place in the final but only after a lengthy stoppage in play in the Equatorial Guinean city of Malabo.
Streaker makes tackle in 'Clash of the Titans,' sparks mini-brawl
Things got ridiculous in this Newcastle v Northumbria university rugby match.
VIDEO: Ugly scenes as fan invades pitch during Mayo-Kerry clash
There was also a similarly unpleasant at the end of the game involving a garda.
'Mexico have a history of it' - Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl
Three Mexican players and one Northern Irish have been handed additional bans after Wednesday night.
Best Irish website awards to introduce 'worst website' award
Nominations for the annual Realex Web Awards are now open. In terms of web design, this year’s ceremony will be recognising the bad and the downright ugly, alongside the good.
La Liga player hit with three-month ban for throwing bottle at referee
Granada’s Dani Benitez will be sidelined until November because of his actions at Nuevo Los Carmenes on Saturday.