Another tragedy related to football has happened in Moscow. Spartak fans have stabbed to death a teenager. The tragedy occurred yesterday, at 9pm on the Stary Arbat pedestrian precinct, near the Vakhtangov Drama Theatre. Fans of the Spartak, Moscow’s leading football team, were celebrating the team’s victory over St. Petersburg’s Zenit which has secured the Spartak the 1st place in the country’s championship. Two youngster of 18-19 years of age fatally stabbed a 16-year-old youth in a fight after which escaped from the site. They are said to have been drunk. It is not the first incident of this kind to have happened this year.
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