Soccer

List of English Hooliganism incidents

  • A line of police vans secure the area at Old Port in Marseille, France after football fans clashed ahead of the England vs Russia Euro 2016 soccer match, in Marseille, France, Saturday June 11, 2016.  Riot police have used tear gas canisters during clashes with soccer fans Saturday in Marseille's Old Port in a third straight day of violence during the Euro 2016 championships. (Niall Carson / PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES

    A line of police vans secure the area at Old Port in Marseille, France after football fans clashed ahead of the England vs Russia Euro 2016 soccer match, in Marseille, France, Saturday June 11, 2016. Riot police have used tear gas canisters during clashes with soccer fans Saturday in Marseille's Old Port in a third straight day of violence during the Euro 2016 championships. (Niall Carson / PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES  (The Associated Press)

  • French riot police move in to detain Russian soccer fans after violence broke out between supporters ahead of the England vs Russia Euro 2016 soccer match, in Marseille, France, Saturday June 11, 2016. Riot police have used tear gas canisters during clashes with soccer fans Saturday in Marseille's Old Port in a third straight day of violence during the Euro 2016 championships. (Niall Carson / PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES

    French riot police move in to detain Russian soccer fans after violence broke out between supporters ahead of the England vs Russia Euro 2016 soccer match, in Marseille, France, Saturday June 11, 2016. Riot police have used tear gas canisters during clashes with soccer fans Saturday in Marseille's Old Port in a third straight day of violence during the Euro 2016 championships. (Niall Carson / PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES  (The Associated Press)

A look back at some on England's past problems with hooliganism:

October 1977 — England fans cause major damage to the stadium at a World Cup qualifying game in Luxembourg.

June 1980 — England fans riot in Turin, Italy, during a European Championship game against Belgium.

May 1981 — England fans damage shops in Basel following World Cup loss to Switzerland.

June 1988 — About 400 fans arrested for brawling in bars and streets at European Championship games in Duesseldorf, Stuttgart and Frankfurt.

July 1990 — England fans involved in violent scenes in Cagliari and Rimini during World Cup in Italy.

June 1992 — England fans clash with locals and police in Malmo and Stockholm at the European Championship in Sweden.

February 1995 — Right-wing England thugs tear up seats and attack local fans at Dublin's Lansdowne Road, forcing the friendly game against Ireland to be abandoned after 27 minutes.

June 1996 — About 200 English fans arrested in central London after England loses to Germany in the European Championship semifinals.

October 1997 — Police baton-charge England fans during a World Cup qualifying game in Rome.

June 1998 — England fans clash with locals in Marseille and Saint-Etienne, France, at the World Cup.

November 1999 — About 160 fans are arrested in running battles between England and Scotland fans before European Championship playoff game in Glasgow.

June 2000 — About 850 fans — almost all English — are detained after rioting in Brussels and Charleroi, Belgium, before England's Euro 2000 game against Germany. 56 people injured. UEFA threatens to throw England out of competition.

June 2016 — Hundreds of fans, mostly English, clash with locals and Russia supporters in Marseille over three days. The worst riots take place the day of England's opening European Championship against Russia.