A 27-year-old died this morning after being stabbed during FC Porto’s title celebrations. The news was reported by “Correio da Manhã” and, however, confirmed to Expresso by the authorities.
The individual was stabbed at Alameda das Antas, next to the Estádio do Dragão, “around 3 a.m. and ended up not being able to resist the injuries,” an official source from the Metropolitan Command of the Force told Expresso. PSP in Porto.
The FC Porto supporter was also rescued on the spot by INEM and taken to hospital, but did not survive. A woman, who was trying to pull the attacker away from the victim, is also “seriously injured” and was taken to São João hospital in Porto, where she remains hospitalized, according to the same source.
The PSP of Porto has identified the suspects of the attacks. In a published statement, the Metropolitan Command of Porto said that the police officers who were part of the police force that were next to the Estádio do Dragão had been informed that there had been a disorder in Alameda das Antas, in 2:40 a.m., so they immediately moved out. to the area.
“Arrived at the scene, the police found a citizen and a citizen, both lying on the ground and bleeding, to whom first aid was given, and the competent medical assistance services, integrated into the police, were called. “, reads the note.
The police then executed the “tactical protocols for the preservation of the crime scene” and proceeded to the identification of several witnesses who witnessed the attacks, perpetrated with knives.
In this way, it was possible to identify the suspects of the attacks that caused the death, which, according to the PSP, “occurred as a result of previous disagreements and attacks between the actors”.
The contours of the attack are still unknown. Being a homicide, the case has already been forwarded to the Judicial Police (PJ) for investigation.
FC Porto won the national championship title for the 30th time on Saturday, beating Benfica in Luz by 1-0. The team and entourage arrived at ‘Invicta’ at dawn, with thousands of euphoric fans celebrating the conquest of the national championship.
(News updated at 11:50 a.m.)