After Thursday night’s game in San Jose, a fan quarreled to stop the wave of violence around the stadium, where Liga MX champion Cruz Azul stormed the pitch during a San Jose earthquake friendly.
During the game, a fan, wearing a Cruise Azole jersey and a Lucha Libre mask, entered the field and was seen attacking the earthquake’s Jack Schانhan. Goalkeeper Daniel Vega tried to stop the fan as it approached, but the fan still managed to punch.
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MLS all-time leading scorer Chris Vandolovsky intervened in the field riot before heading the fan before security measures could be taken.
According to ESPNThe fan who stormed the field was taken into police custody.
After the game, one person was shot and several others were injured in the fighting. When the commotion broke out. Near the stadium on Thursday night, officials said.
San Jose police reported at least one shooting in and around PayPal Park. The gunshot wounds were not considered fatal.
San Jose police said on Twitter that officers arrested five people, including one man, for violating firearms.
The quake said Thursday night that it was aware of the violence outside the stadium and was working with police on the matter.
More than 40 officers responded in the stadium and declared the assembly illegal.
Earthquake won the friendly match 2-0. Paul Marie and Christian Espinoza scored in the second half.