Leicester fans sentenced in Madrid

Some witnesses say police reaction was overzealous

Leicester City fans at the match against Atletico in Madrid last week Photo: EPA

LEICESTER City Football Club says it is working with UEFA to establish the “full facts” behind disturbances involving their fans in Madrid last week. Eight of the English club’s fans have been handed prison sentences following clashes in Plaza Mayor ahead of the team’s Champions League 1-0 defeat against Atlético de Madrid on Wednesday, April 12.

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