Tottenham fans attacked in Rome ahead of Lazio clash

James Vause
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A least one Tottenham fan has been left seriously injured and nine others hurt after being attacked in Rome ahead of the club's Europa League clash with Lazio.

Nine British and one American were set upon by a group of masked assailants outside a pub near the center of the capital, with the incident believed to have left at least one supporter in the hospital and in possible need of surgery.

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

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