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Tottenham fans attacked in Rome

Created on 22 Nov., 2012 10:48 AM GMT

A least one Tottenham fan has been left seriously injured and nine others hurt after being attacked ahead of the Europa League clash with Lazio.

Nine British and one American were set upon by a group of masked assailants outside a pub near the centre of Rome, with the incident believed to have left at least one supporter in hospital with damage sustained to his artery.

Police have confirmed that a number of Italians have been detained in relation to Thursday morning's events.

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