Wednesday 22 October 2014

Landlord describes attack on Spurs fans

Published 23/11/2012 | 07:39

Lazio fans stormed the Drunken Ship pub in Rome at 1am today wearing motorcycle helmets and armed with weapons.The owner of a pub where a group of English football fans were attacked by 50 knife-wielding Italian thugs has described the horrific ambush.Italian officials have said the hooligans known as Ultras - notorious thugs - had planned the attack which was "obviously organised".Gabriele Cianella spoke out after his American-owned pub, popular with international tourists, was left practically destroyed in the violence.

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