Today, 12:37 PM
The "Philadelphia Courier"
May 25th 1962
Hundreds killed, injured, in soccer match
by Bill Williams
The ingredients were all there for a tragedy of the first order in Lima. Peru, yesterday afternoon. There was the intense partisanship of thousands of hot-blooded rival fans from Peru and Argentina, playing a close game for all the marbles under a scorching sun. The match that sparked the conflagration to follow, was...