A gang of well-organised Russian fans is suspected to have clashed with England fans hours ahead of the team’s match against Russia.

A French official has said that one England fan is fighting for his life after he was hurt in the worst of the clashes between supporters.

Further clashes have taken place with police, who used water cannon, tear gas, dogs and batons to control England fans, and are currently engaged with supporters near the ground in Marseille.

Photographs showed armed police officers carrying out CPR in the street on one man with severe facial injuries.

Footage posted on Twitter showed a man getting stamped in the face by another man wearing a black t-shirt and a third man being punched repeatedly as someone lies motionless on the ground… see more

source: skynews