Tottenham fans hurt in Rome attack
ROME, Nov 22 — Ten supporters of English soccer club Tottenham Hotspur were hurt and one seriously injured in an attack in the early hours of today as they celebrated in Rome ahead of a Europa League match against Serie A side Lazio, police said.
The 10, nine British and one American, were attacked outside a pub near the centre of Rome by a group of masked assailants.
One suffered injuries to an artery and is in a serious condition.
A police spokesman declined to identify the attackers but said a number of Italians who were involved in the fight had been detained. — Reuters