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Volume 10 No. 25
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Brasileiro Side Corinthians Fans Attack Peruvian Striker Paolo Guerrero

Corinthians President Mario Gobbi said that "fans attacked Peruvian striker Paolo Guerrero after invading the team's training centre in Sao Paulo in protest at the Brazilian team's recent struggles," according to the AP. Gobbi said that "the protest turned violent and fans grabbed the striker by the neck." He said that "other club employees were also attacked during Saturday's confrontation after about 100 fans broke in." Nobody "was seriously injured" (AP, 2/2).