Deadly stadium stampede at Madagascar v Senegal match
At least one person has been killed and nearly 40 injured in a stampede at a Madagascar football stadium.
The incident occurred just before the start of Madagascar’s match against Senegal in the qualifying round of the Africa Cup of Nations, local media said.
At least one dead and 37 injured' in Madagascar football stadium stampede
At least one person has died and 37 others left injured during a stampede at a football stadium in Madagascar.
Hospital workers told the AFP news agency fans had been injured in a crush at Mahamasina Municipal Stadium in the Malagasy capital Antananarivo ahead of the national team’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Senegal.
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