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Brawl breaks out at soccer game

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A brawl erupted at a soccer match in Las Vegas Wednesday night involving hundreds of people that sent at least six people to the hospital, and it was caught on camera.

A reporter at the game shot a fight in the stands toward the end of the match, but the violence started much earlier.

Up to 400 rival soccer fans clashed during pregame festivals, according to the Las Vegas Review Journal. Individuals were throwing rocks and bottles at each other.

Violence flared again at the end when angry fans rushed the field.

More than 100 officers were called in to contain the crowd. Several individuals were arrested. The match was part of the El lSuper Clasico series between two rival Mexican teams.

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