Snapshot: Velez Sarsfield fans sit on the fence

Ollie Irish

7th, July 2009

Velez Sarsfield fans are hit by water cannons as they try to celebrate their team winning the Argentine league title. [Photo: PA]
Velez beat Huracan 1-0 at home to take the title in dramatic and controversial fashion. Huracan had needed only a draw to win the league, while Velez needed a win. With eight minutes to go, the score was 0-0, but Velez midfielder Maximiliano Moralez then bundled in a goal from close range after Huracan’s keeper had apparently been fouled. Watch the highlights below:

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