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Argentina: Tens of thousands celebrate Boca win 01:40

Argentina: Tens of thousands celebrate Boca win

Argentina, Buenos Aires
December 13, 2016 at 05:24 GMT -00:00 · Published

More than 35,000 Boca Juniors football supporters clad yellow and blue put on a show of fierce fidelity on Monday in the Xeneize stadium in Buenos Aires. Spirits were high as the Bocas won 4-2 against River Plate in the Superclass on Sunday, which was the 13th day of the First Division Tournament.

Supporters waved the team's flag and shone lights from their phones with the aid of the free 'lupix' phone application, which could be downloaded and used much like a tech-savvy glowstick.

Police units ensured supporters' safety by keeping a close eye on proceedings and used barriers to orchestrate crowds into the stadium.

Supporters who were affiliated with the non-perishable food donation campaign 'The most supportive fan of the world' received discounted tickets. The charity helps homes in the local neighbourhood of La Boca.

Argentina: Tens of thousands celebrate Boca win 01:40
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More than 35,000 Boca Juniors football supporters clad yellow and blue put on a show of fierce fidelity on Monday in the Xeneize stadium in Buenos Aires. Spirits were high as the Bocas won 4-2 against River Plate in the Superclass on Sunday, which was the 13th day of the First Division Tournament.

Supporters waved the team's flag and shone lights from their phones with the aid of the free 'lupix' phone application, which could be downloaded and used much like a tech-savvy glowstick.

Police units ensured supporters' safety by keeping a close eye on proceedings and used barriers to orchestrate crowds into the stadium.

Supporters who were affiliated with the non-perishable food donation campaign 'The most supportive fan of the world' received discounted tickets. The charity helps homes in the local neighbourhood of La Boca.

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