TIRANA, Could 25 (Reuters) – Law enforcement in Albania reported 10 officers ended up wounded while attempting to prevent followers from Feyenoord and Roma fighting ahead of Wednesday’s Europa Convention League final in Tirana.
“As a end result of the violence from the lovers of both equally groups, 10 law enforcement officers were being injured and a law enforcement car or truck was weakened,” Albanian police mentioned in a assertion.
The law enforcement have been attacked by supporters wielding glass bottles, sticks, stones and other objects, it extra.
“Law enforcement have taken 60 persons from equally enthusiast groups, 48 Italians and 12 Dutch, to the station.”
The closing is a person of the most significant sporting functions ever hosted by Albania, with authorities declaring Wednesday a community holiday getaway and closing the key streets in the money.
With the location for the ultimate having a capability of only 21,690, countless numbers of lovers of the Dutch and Italian sides are expected to observe the match in two diverse enthusiast zones.
Law enforcement stated they have taken steps to stop outbreaks of violence through the working day of the match.
(Reporting by Fatos Bytyci and Florion Goga editing by Peter Rutherford)
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