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Ugly scenes from Etoile Sahel fans force a CAF Champions League match to be abandoned

Ugly scenes from Etoile Sahel fans force a CAF Champions League match to be abandoned

Saturday in Tunisia saw Etoile Sahel face off against domestic rivals Esperance Tunis in the African Champions League, but the match never reached a conclusion after an ugly episode forced the ref to abandon the match.

Esperance scored just before the break and then again on the hour mark, at which point the Etoile supporters lost their patience.

Although local cameras refused to show close-ups of the clashes, Etoile fans began throwing missiles and smoke boms at the tens of riot police at the stadium, and when then stadium filling the smoke the match was called off.

Watch the trouble in Tunisia below.

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