Six people were taken to hospital after a brawl between rival fans in on Sunday.
Six Hospitalized In Brazil Football Violence
Police said violence erupted before the start of the match between and in the southern city of Curitiba.
Six Hospitalized In Brazil Football Violence
At least one of the fans, Jonathan Jose Gomes da Silva, 29, was in a serious condition at the Trabalhador hospital, according to police spokesman Clovis Galvao.

Six Hospitalized In Brazil Football ViolenceThe violence delayed the start of the match after Corinthians players initially refused to leave their dressing room due to safety fears.

“Unfortunately violence and cowardice have again become the major themes of a Sunday matchday,” Corinthians said on their official Twitter account.
Six Hospitalized In Brazil Football Violence
Coritba also condemned the actions of fans. “Off the pitch it has been a very sad day for all lovers of football,” the club said in a statement. “We hope that those responsible will be punished.”

The match at Couto Pereira stadium ended in a 0-0 draw.