Tag: Kanjuruhan Stadium

Indonesia venue to be rebuilt per FIFA norms

Indonesian stadium to be demolished after 130 died

The Kanjuruhan Stadium in Indonesia where more than 130 people were killed in a crowd crush on October 1st will be torn down and rebuilt, the country’s President Joko Widodo has said. ‘The Guardian’ quoted Widodo as telling newsmen after meeting the FIFA President Gianni Infantino recently,... » Read more

Indonesia stadium soccer stampede claims 125

People died in stadium in Indonesia

A stampede at the Kanjuruhan Stadium in Indonesia has killed 125 people and injured more than 320 after police used tear gas to quell a pitch invasion, authorities said on October 2nd, in one of the world’s worst stadium disasters. Violence broke out after the game ended on the evening of October... » Read more