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Several injured in David Beckham stampede in China

At least ten people have been hurt in a stampede in China, which happened when the football star David Beckham arrived at Shanghai Tongji University.

Witnesses said about 1,000 fans rushed forward, as former England star Mr Beckham arrived and waved to them.

The retired star was there to meet members of the university team, as an ambassador to the Chinese Super League.

Fans pushed through a police cordon, and students, police and university security guards were injured.

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 21 Jun 2013
  • From the section Asia
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