Causes of Violence in Sport

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  • Causes of Violence in Sport
    • Angry or frustrated at a decision or the result of a match
    • If there is a lot of tension and the emotion gets too much
    • Local Rivalry
    • If they are provoked by an opponent or the fans
    • If they believe they can get away with it
    • The use of drugs can cause people to become violent
    • Overcrowding if there are lots of people supporters may become agitated and become angry
    • Hooligans at matches believe that it's their job to cause chaos and violence
    • If a bit of contact is in the nature of the game but can be taken too far.


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