The Minister of sports of Russia and the head of the Russian football Union (RFU) Vitaly Mutko said that among the victims in clashes in Marseille, where the European championship on football Russian fans, reports RT.
“We are monitoring the situation. Are representatives of the Russian football Union and representatives of our police, our law enforcement agencies. All the fans we provided reminders, there phones. At this moment of our or the detainees there, nor the victims,” — said Mutko told reporters.
Saturday in Marseille held a match between Russia and England. Before the game, there have been clashes of football fans. As reported by the TV channel BFM-TV, citing the head of the local police Laurent Nunez, in the clashes, which involved up to 500 people, five people were injured, six others were detained. Thus, according to nuñez, one of the Russians is in critical condition. However, according to the Independent newspaper, the victim is 51-year-old Englishman.