A fan of Barcelona Sporting Club died today in hospital Luis Vernaza of Guayaquil after being seriously wounded, during clashes between fans of Barcelona and Emelec.
The deceased is Michael Leon Murillo, 18, who was injured this morning at the Unidad Nacional Bridge, on his way to the Monumental stadium.
According to witnesses, a supporter of Emelec, nicknamed “Lizard“, is the alleged shooter.
The incident comes just hours before the Clasico del Astillero to be played from 17:00 at the Monumental stadium. (MZ)