Lights out halts world cup qualifier match
12 October 2016, 09:20
Mrida, Venezuela -A floodlight failure halted play in the 2018 World Cup qualifying match between Venezuela and Brazil on Tuesday.
Brazil were leading 2-0 in the match in the Venezuelan city of Merida when the stadium was plunged into darkness just after the 74th minute.
Brazil appeared to be cruising to victory at the rainswept Estadio Metropolitano after goals from Gabriel Jesus and Willian.