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Euro 2016: Violence erupts before, after England-Russia clash

Two England supporters were left seriously injured in Marseille after violent clashes erupted with rival fans before and after Euro 2016’s group match between England against Russia.

Before the game, security forces had to fire tear gas to disperse fighting fans for a third day in a row.

The British ambassador to France said early on Sunday that a number of other supporters were also left in the hospital as a result of these clashes.
There were running battles between England and Russia fans in the old port area in

Marseille before the match, but trouble began even in the stadium at the end of the 1-1 match.
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Two England supporters were left seriously injured in Marseille after violent clashes erupted with rival fans before and after Euro 2016’s group match between England against Russia.

Before the game, security forces had to fire tear gas to disperse fighting fans for a third day in a row.

The British ambassador to France said early on Sunday that a number of other supporters were also left in the hospital as a result of these clashes.

There were running battles between England and Russia fans in the old port area in Marseille before the match, but trouble began even in the stadium at the end of the 1-1 match.

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