On Monday evening, October 9, police detained five fans attending a match between Israel and Spain at the Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem. They were detained after jumping onto the field after the final whistle and attempting to hug Spain’s Busquets and teammate Isco.
One of the troublemakers had a knife out of his pocket.
The fans were removed from the stadium, and one was detained for interrogation.
The match between the national teams of Israel and Spain was the last game of the 2018 World Cup qualifying round. The fight ended with the score 1: 0 in favor of the guests. The only goal in the 76th minute was scored by Iliarramendi.
The Spanish national team is ranked first in the subgroup. In second place are the Italians, who will play in the play-offs for the right to take part in Mondial. The Albanian national team took the third place, and the Israelis finished the qualifying round only in fourth place.