Referee Carlos Fanta bio

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0000-00-00
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0000-01-01
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Chile
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2009-09-10

When Carlos Fanta was a referee in the 1916 Copa America (where he took charge of three matches), he was also the coach of his national team and yes, that team also took part in the same tournament.

mayhem
There were more people than allowed in the stadium during the last match of the Copa America, 16 july 1916. Crowds entered the field and Fanta threatened to suspend the match, also a fire started and the wooden tribunes burned.

From our reporter: Ederson P