DTotD: Brazilian amateur teams banned two years for brawl involving players, coaches and fans

Brooks Peck
Dirty Tackle

Another day, another massive brawl that ends an amateur football match. During a semifinal between Renovacao and Quinari in Rio Branco, Brazil, a flying tackle to the head kicked off a fight that ended up involving players, coaches and even the fans.

The fight included several vicious kung fu kicks before the match was abandoned and, according to Globo, both teams were banned for two years. The winner of the other semifinal was declared the champions and recipients of a cash prize.

This has been the Dirty Tackle of the Day: a chronicling of unfortunate events.

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