According to delegate Cesar Saad, of the Sports Intolerance Crime Analysis and Suppression (DRADE) police station, two fans were filmed mimicking monkeys in the direction of Corinthians fans. (See the videos above and below). This was framed in the crime of racial abuse. You will have to pay A guarantee of 20 thousand Brazilian riyals To answer the operation freely.
Boca fan arrested for copying monkeys to Corinthians fans
The other was caught giving the Nazi salute (See below). In the first information from the delegate, the fan will be framed in an apology for the offense, which is not available. The Argentine even claimed he was sending kisses to Corinthians fans.
After investigating the facts in the arena by the responsible bodies, it was decided that the Argentine would be framed for the crime of racism, which is subject to bail (also 20 thousand Brazilian reals).
Two Boca Juniors fans, one of whom is a family member of a prisoner, have pledged bail to whoever made a monkey salute (video above) and the man who made the Nazi salute (video below).
The duo, along with a fan who won’t be bailed out, was sent to the Pinheiros 3 temporary detention center.. Mondays will be released when banking hours open, around 10 a.m. on Wednesday.
A Boca Juniors fan makes a Nazi gesture in the match against Corinthians
Three other Boca fans were arrested and taken to Jecrim (Special Criminal Court) at the stadium, and hours after the match, they were released.
There is also an Argentine who was not found by the police after recording him making racist gestures. Watch:
Corinthians fans film a Boca Juniors fan mimicking a monkey at New Coimica Stadium
This is not the first time that Boca fans in Sao Paulo have been arrested for racist acts. in the match against Corinthians For the first stage of the Libertadores, An Argentine was forced to release on bail to leave the police station after imitating a monkey in the stands of the Arena.
In the second match, in May, in Argentina, More Boca fans have appeared imitating monkeys in videos made by Corinthians fans in Bombonera..
Boca fan arrested over Nazi gesture in match against Corinthians – Photo: Henrique Toth
On account of this, the CONMEBOL Boca Juniors fined $100,000 (£524,000 at current rates).
After Tuesday’s match, Corinthians issued a note denying the issues:
“Corinthians strongly denounce the racist acts that the Argentine fans were implicated in at the New Coimica Arena on Tuesday (28), during the match against Boca Juniors in the round of 16 of the CONMEBOL Libertadores. They were all immediately taken to the Jecrim Stadium in the stadium.”
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