WATCH: Shocking footage shows barrier break as fans are injured during French soccer match – CBSSports.com
There was a frightening moment during the Amiens vs. Lille French soccer match on Saturday.
Following a goal form Lille, the visiting fans of the team celebrated the goal by rushing down the section where they were sitting. The problem was there was so much weight and pressure, it resulted in the barrier collapsing and fans getting hurt as they fell onto the field area.
Take a look:
Here’s another look.
Really scary stuff. Early reports suggest about 20 fans were injured, with France 3 reporting three have been seriously hurt.
The match was abandoned as a result. More to come as this story develops.