Soccer fan throws chairs at team owner [Video]

By CAROLINE LEE, UPI.com   |   July 1, 2013 at 5:04 PM   |   0 comments

July 1 (UPI) -- Fans of Argentine soccer club Independiente stormed a meeting held by club president Javier Cantero. The fans threw tables, chairs and punches as they called for Cantero's resignation. Cantero had to escape the meeting for his own safety.

Calls for Cantero's resignation come following the Argentine club's relegation to a lower division for the first time in team history.

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