Seven Russian football fans who were returning to Moscow from the European Championships in football on Thursday, June 16, held in France, beat three Spanish tourists in Cologne. Two Spaniards were severely injured, according to Express.de with reference to the representative of police.
Law enforcement agencies detained six of the Russians. According to the interlocutor of the edition, the Russian fans had tickets for the flight Cologne — Moscow at 21:00.
Earlier, on 16 June, a French court sentenced three Russian fans for periods of up to two years for participating in clashes before the match between England and Russia in Marseille on 11 June. Then the riots affected more than 30 people.
There was the trial of six English fans, three French and one Austrian. The most severe punishment — one year imprisonment — received French fan.
In addition, after the riots of France have been expelled 20 Russian fans. They must leave the country next Monday.