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Five Nocerina footballers 'injured' as match abandoned

An investigation has been launched after a football match in Italy had to be abandoned after one team was reduced to six men amid allegations of death threats.

Salernitana were hosting Nocerina, who made three substitutions in the opening two minutes before five players went off injured causing the match to be called off after 21 minutes.

Alan Johnston reports.

  • 11 Nov 2013
  • From the section Europe
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