Boca Juniors lost his flight back to Buenos Aires after the fight that unleashed the day before, in the dressing rooms of the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, when he was eliminated from CONMEBOL Libertadores, and he will only be able to return to his country when those involved finish their statement in a city police station.
The confusion was caused by the Argentines after being defeated 3-1 by Atlético Mineiro and had to be contained by the Police who ended up transferring several members of Boca to a police station where they spent the night after confirming with the security cameras of the stage their responsibility in the brawl.
The fight came after Mineiro eliminated Boca Juniors 3-1 on penalties, after goalless draws in the first and second leg matches, and guaranteed their place in the Libertadores quarterfinals.
The Argentines, who protested the elimination of a goal that would have guaranteed them qualification for the quarterfinals after the referee consulted the VAR, as had happened in the match in Buenos Aires, began to provoke the Brazilian team still in the access tunnel to the field.
In addition to attacking Atlético Mineiro leaders and players, as well as members of the security team, the Argentines demolished protection stands, a sound amplifier and other objects, in addition to throwing bottles of water at their rivals.
Boca was scheduled to return to Buenos Aires around midnight on Tuesday but due to the incidents he had to cancel the flight and he will only be able to return to his country when those responsible give their statement to the authorities.
At least eight members of the delegation of the Argentine club were identified in the cameras by the authorities and are accused of assault and damage to property.