On Sunday, the Second County League match between Rata from Kuna and Grk from Potomje in Dubrovnik-Neretva ended with a 2-1 victory for Rata. However, the game was overshadowed by a mass brawl that broke out at the end of the first half. A video posted on Facebook by HNK Grk showed an attack by the visiting team, resulting in chaos on the field.
The incident led to a red card for local striker Dario Totić and a second yellow card for a player from Grk. The visiting club accused the officials of bias and unfair treatment, while the home team celebrated their hard-fought victory.
In response to the altercation, HNK Grk posted a message on Facebook criticizing the behavior of Rata’s security commissioner and accusing the officials of unfair decisions. However, Rata responded with a message of sportsmanship and maturity, urging everyone to be gracious in both victory and defeat. They emphasized the importance of respecting the opposition and maintaining a spirit of fair play in sports and in life.
Despite the brawl, Rata emerged as winners of the match. The incident serves as a reminder of how important it is to practice sportsmanship and respect for the game in competitive sports. Both teams shared their perspectives on social media, highlighting