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10 hurt in stampede at SAfrica pre-World Cup friendly

JOHANNESBURG (AFP) - Ten people including a police officer were hurt in a stampede outside a Nigerian and North Korean football friendly Sunday, police said, four days ahead of the World Cup kick-off.

"Nine civilians and a policeman were injured during the match. The incident happened at the gate," a policewoman told AFP at Makhulong stadium in Thembisa township east of Johannesburg.

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