Police in India have charged a Nigerian man with murdering his
after a heated argument over whether Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo
is the world’s best footballer, AFP news agency reports.
Chukwuma, 21, stabbed Obinna Durumchukwu, 34, on Sunday in the northern
Mumbai suburb of Nallasopara following an argument over the two
footballers, police Inspector Kiran Kabadi is quoted as saying.
had apparently got together on Saturday night to celebrate Mr
Durumchukwu’s birthday on Sunday, but the following morning an argument
over football turned to tragedy.
“The two Nigerian youngsters were
discussing football players. One is a fan of [Barcelona’s] Messi and
the other was for [Real Madrid’s] Ronaldo. During the conversation a
quarrel has taken place,” the inspector is quoted as saying.
deceased threw a glass into the face of the accused person. The glass
broke and caused small injuries. After that the accused took the broken
glass and assaulted the deceased person who died due to heavy bleeding,”
he added, AFP reports.
Source: PM News