Last weekend, a football fan in Kenya was killed after he allegedly mocked Arsenal supporters following their 2-1 loss at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers FC.
According to the Standard Newspaper, the sad incident happened at Kinamba Centre along the Naivasha-Kirima Road in Kenya.
It was gathered that a group of friends argued over the premier league match.
However, while the argument was ongoing, the fan started mocking Arsenal supporters. He was chased out and was later killed.
The Standard Newspaper reported;
“The middle-aged man was hit on the head with a stone when he started mocking supporters of [Arsenal after the loss]
The group was watching the live match that was being aired on television when the incident occurred on Sunday night.
The deceased was left bleeding from his head outside a petrol station located a few meters from the bar that the friends were drinking.”
Confirming the report, a witness identified as Peter by police, explained what transpired between those involved before the unfortunate incident.
“[The argument] degenerated into name-calling and the deceased was chased out of the bar and later attacked and left unconscious.” he revealed.
Meanwhile, Police in the country has now launched a manhunt for those involved in the incident.