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Shocking scenes as Turkish police use tear gas on 14-year-old footballers

World of Sport

The use of tear gas to disperse crowds is not an uncommon one, particularly in the seemingly lawless world of South American football.

European fans have had to deal with their fair share as well - indeed it's almost a regular occurrence in continental Europe when some of the big boys play.

However, nobody could have imagined that it would be necessary in an U14 Turkish football Championship match.

Events unfolded when Bursaspor scored the third goal during extra time of their Cup match against İkitellispor.

The Ikitellispor players objected to the goal, five of them were red carded but that, it seems, was not enough...

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