No this actually isn’t a re-blog from Thursday.
Russia’s match between heavyweights Zenit St. Petersburg and Dynamo Moscow had to be abandoned Saturday after yet another ugly instance of fans throwing flares onto the pitch and hitting players. This time the victim is Dynamo goalkeeper Antonio Shunin.
There truly seems to be no end to this madness at the moment. How in the world can fans still sneak in these pyrotechnics every week? And when will soccer’s governing bodies step in to actually do something about this?