I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: South Americans take their football pretty seriously. Apparently none more so than fans of Brazilian Serie A side Flamengo who, during a protest against the team’s recent poor form, decided to show how frustrated they really were. You know, in these circumstances it’s customary for fans to chant abuse, or make obscene banners, but this hardcore group of Flamengo fanatics actually threw a BOMB at the team during practice yesterday morning, injuring two players; defender Dininho and striker Obina. Understandably, several players were not too pleased by this action, tried to kick off with the fans and had to be contained by their teammates.
After an auspicious season start, with a State Championship title and leading the Brazilian League after ten weeks, the team's luck has changed somewhat, and the side has not won a match now since July 17. If you think about it, that really isn’t that long, can you imagine is these nutters supported