Paris Attacks: Soccer Explosion Captured on Video

Paris Shootings Stade de France
AP Photo/Michel Euler

A six-second Vine of the France vs. Germany soccer match seems to include the sound of one of the explosions reported in Paris on Friday.

An attendee captured the video and posted it to Vine; the clip is now making the rounds on Twitter and through news outlets. French President Francois Hollande was said to be in attendance, and was reportedly evacuated quickly from the Stade de France.

See More: Police: At Least 60 Killed in Paris Attacks, Hostage Crisis Reported

Other photos and videos surfacing on Twitter show soccer fans congregating on the field in the wake of the explosions.

Police officials in France have reported multiple explosions and at least three shootouts in Paris. At least 60 people were reportedly killed in the incidents, which appear to be a coordinated attack, according to the Associated Press.

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  1. I pray not for the dead for they are gone.
    I pray instead, for the evil doers in the hope that they realize that peace is a better option.

    George Vreeland Hill

  2. John Francis says:

    Wow, these extremists are flat out lunatics who need to pay, but the media is giving them exactly what they want by broadcasting every detail to the world. Heart goes out to Paris right now.

    • ISIS Is a CIA MOSSAD Operation, when are people going to get that? Yep gotta flush the toilet alright, gotta get rid of these Iluminati pawns!

      • qcnightalker says:

        No. They won’t get it because the only “information” they get is from MSM news. There were 50,000 ppl in the stadium. Everyone had a cell phone yet these are the only videos of the so called “attacks”? What a crock.

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