Colombia: Derby of Medellín!

The Derby of Medellin took place at the weekend between Atletico Nacional and Deportivo Independiente Medellin.  Also known as the Clasico Paisa, this historic fixture took place in the 40,000 capacity Atanasio Girardot  stadium.  This particular encounter ended 1-1, as Atletico's Los del Sur and Indipendiente's Rexixtenxia Norte both put on incredible displays, showing that football culture is alive and well in Colombia's biggest derby.


Atletico fans attempt to steal a banner: