Tear gas fired to disperse fans in Buenos Aires

Riot police have fired tear gas and used water cannons to disperse Argentina fans who were angry at their team's World Cup final performance.

Clashes were reported in downtown Buenos Aires in the hours following the loss.

Argentina's fans clash with riot police. Credit: REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
An Argentina soccer fan is detained by riot police. Credit: REUTERS/Andres Stapff
Argentina's fans run away from tear gas on the streets of Buenos Aires. Credit: REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado