Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 3/28/11

You read the headline, and the picture above tells you all you need to know. Fans of the Columbian soccer team Cucuta Deportivo brought in a coffin to General Santander Stadium for a match Sunday between Deportivo and Envigado. The story, which comes to us from Columbia Reports via Dirty Tackle, says 17-year-old hardcore fan Cristofer Alexander Jacome was murdered while playing soccer in his local neighborhood. Jacome was part of the fan group Barra del Indio that’s supposedly known for its crazy antics at soccer matches. After seeing what they did, I don’t dispute the dedication and insanity of this group.

This article first appeared on Larry Brown Sports and was syndicated with permission.

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