VIDEO: Brutal fight breaks out between players, fans in Argentina

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This is ugly.

Last week after the final whistle of Bella Vista’s title-clinching 3-2 win over Tiro Federal in Argentina’s Southern League, a mass brawl took place on the pitch.

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Players of Tiro Federal were attacked by fans of the home team, Bella Vista, and after initially fighting back to try and protect themselves from the baying mob the only way they could secure safety was climbing through a hole cut in a metal fence by their own supporters in the away section.

Police tried to protect the players but the home fans chased them off the pitch as local media reports that they escaped the stadium later on among the away fans.

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Watch the video above to see the madness ensue.