Engine of aircraft with Saudi Arabia’s football team on board caught on fire

19 June, 2018, 09:57 210
Engine of aircraft with Saudi Arabia’s football team on board caught on fire

There are no victims.

The engine of the aircraft with the national football team of Saudi Arabia on the board heading over a match against Uruguay to Rostov-on-Don was on fire, lenta.ru reports with a reference to Twitter @OKAZ_online, where the video has been published.

It is reported that the pilots landed at Rostov’s Airport, there are no victims. The cause of the fire was a technical defeat.

Later, the press service of the team informed that the there was a “small incident”.  

We note that on June 20 Rostov-on-Don will hold a match between the national football team of Saudi Arabia and the team of Uruguay in the second match of the group stage of the World Cup. In the opening match of the World Cup, the national football team of Saudi Arabia lost in the match against Russians with a score of 0:5.