Amplified Thunder: Penarol Fans Create Almighty Racket Before Copa Bimbo 2013 Final (Video)

Chris Wright

21st, January 2013


By Chris Wright

Uruguayan domestic football is currently on a ten-game suspension after the authorities reached the end of their collective tethers when violence marred Penarol’s recent fixture against rivals Nacional (the Nacional ‘keeper punched a riot cop in the face), though the Copa Bimbo – an exhibition tournament between teams from around South America – is still being played, with the rescheduled final between Penarol and Atletico Rafaela providing one of football’s most joyful sights: Penarol fans in full swing…

Now that’s an atmosphere!

(Thanks to @Kistengang for the tip-off)