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Caption:Tumultuous scenes during the 1962 World Cup match Chile versus Italy at the National Stadium in Santiago de Chile, Chile, 2 June 1962. Medical attendants rush towards a Chilean player who lies injured on the ground while British referee Ken Aston (3rd from L) is surrounded by the Italian defenders Robotti (L, no 16) and midfielder Tumburus (2nd from L, no 20). Chile won the game 2-0 in front of 66,000 spectators. The game was considered to be a scandal due to a continued series of fouls and assaults on the pitch which disrupted the game. Two Italian players were sent off andone player only left when police officers escorted him off the pitch.
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