PHOTO: Boca Juniors fan burns down River Plate supporter’s house during argument over who is better

Heated debate ahead of Copa Libertadores final.

A Boca Juniors fan reportedly burned down a River Plate supporter's house after an argument over which team is better
(Image: Jean-Paul P.G.)

En Misiones, la conversación entre dos amigos por la final entre River y Boca se pasó de revoluciones y terminó con una vivienda envuelta en llamas ➡️https://t.co/l9bG8dHtzo pic.twitter.com/QO2faigO9I

— Diario Olé (@DiarioOle) November 5, 2018

A Boca Juniors supporter reportedly burned down a River Plate fan’s house in a dispute about who is better ahead of this month’s Copa Libertadores final.

The two-legged Superclásico – the name for matches between these two giants of Argentinian football – was already potentially explosive enough that it’s likely to see away fans banned for each game.

Such fears would appear to be well-founded if this story is anything to go by.

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