Banana thrown at Brazilian players in soccer friendly in Paris
PARIS– A soccer match was interrupted last week in Paris when a banana landed on the field in the final minutes. Video showed Brazilian players trying to run out the clock.
The players of a team from the Brazilian team Fluminense were being shown in a video camera as they tried to get into the penalty area to stop the game.
According to reports, the soccer players, who were from the Brazilian team of Fluminense, were from the team of Amarante de Anundisio, a club of a lower division in Brazil.
It should have been stopped by the crowd but the referee thought something was going to happen.
The video showed the players throwing bananas at Brazilian players.
The footage went viral, with many wondering who threw the banana, who let it go and why.