NEWS: Special police stormed club house of Spanish ultras group

www.ultras-tifo.netSpain: Special police unit confiscated flares from ultras of Rayo Vallecano.

Spain: Special police unit confiscated flares from ultras of Rayo Vallecano.

Early Saturday a dozens of police, with support of an police unit known as TEDAX (Explosive Artifacts Defuser Specialised Technicians) stormed a club house which belongs to members of Bukaneros, ultras group of Rayo Vallecano.

Reason: To confiscate pyrotechnics, mostly normal hand flares which are weekly used by supporters on football matches in Europe...

 

Nearly 200 supporters were detained for a few hours, which resulted in no support in the match against Levante earlier same day. Police, with help from the "explosive specialist unit", also confiscated around 400 items of pyrotechnics.

 

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In the past we have published several articles about fans of Rayo Vallecano protesting against modern football:

- Fans dressed as Guantanamo prisoners.

- "Simpson protest".

- Protest against TV controlled football league.

- Match postponed after sabotage done by supporters.