- — The Associated Press (@AP)Thu, Feb 02 2012 12:53:28Egypt's prime minister dissolves soccer federation board, refers members to prosecutors after riots kill 74: http://apne.ws/wxkv3E E -ldh
- — Taha Siddiqui (@TahaSSiddiqui)Wed, Feb 01 2012 22:24:42"People here are dying and no one is doing a thing. It's like a war" -» #Egypt Riot after soccer match kills dozens http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/01/egypt-soccer-fight-al-masry-al-ahly-fans-killed_n_1247493.html …
- — SarahDrakopoulouDodd (@DrakDodd)Wed, Feb 01 2012 21:52:38Already 73 dead in the Egyptian football riot and stampede. And 1000 injured. Just horrendous. It's supposed to be the Beautiful Game, no?
Update: Egyptian Soccer Federation board dissolved after 74 killed in riot
A riot broke out Wednesday when fans rushed the field after a match between Port Said's Al-Masry and Cairo's Al-Ahly killing 74. In an emergency parliamentary session, Prime Minister Kamal el-Ganzouri dissolved the board of the Egyptian Soccer Federation.
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