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Arema members banned for life over Indonesian tragedy


MOSCOW, Oct 4 ” from football activities in connection with the tragedy at the stadium in Malang, which killed 131 people, according to France-Presse. The tragedy occurred on Sunday after the match between Arema and Persebaia (2: 3). Fans of the losing club ran onto the field. The police fired tear gas at the fans, causing panic and a stampede”The chairman of the organizing committee of Arem, Abdul Haris, and the security officer “should not engage in any activity in the football environment for life,” said the chairman of the disciplinary committee of the Football Association Indonesia's Erwin Tobing, adding that the club had been fined 250 million rupees ($16,000). Earlier, the Secretary General of the Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI), Yunus Nusi, said at a press conference that the International Football Federation (FIFA) had requested a report on the tragedy. After the tragedy in Indonesia, FIFA President Gianni Infantino, President of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Alexander Ceferin, International Olympic Committee (IOC) Head Thomas Bach, and three-time world football champion Pelé expressed their condolences.

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