Brawl breaks out at Gold Coast football grand final

A brawl broke out in the stands of at a Gold Coast football club late on Sunday afternoon.

The rumble was seemingly started by a player and spilled over into the crowd of fans on the sideline.

The fight started on the field and spilled into the crowd. Source: 7 News

Exclusive pictures obtained by 7 News show supporters from the rival football teams violently pushing and punching one another.

Some punters even had their clothes ripped in the melee.

There were many people in the rumble. Source: 7 News

Six police crews rushed to the ground to break up the brawl that erupted at the A Grade grand final between Runaway Bay and Burleigh Bears.

What started the fight but that is subject of an investigation by police and league officials.

A heavy police presence remained at the ground after the match. Source: 7 News
Enquiries were being made into what sparked the fight. Source: 7 News

After tensions calmed down a number of police remained on the scene questioning witnesses.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page.