Riot police required at Leeds friendly

Date published: Wednesday 22nd July 2015 9:13

The match in Austria, which Leeds lost 2-1, passed without incident until a group of 100 Frankfurt supporters, some of them wearing balaclavas, confronted a contigent of Leeds fans after the final whistle.

Police with batons and dogs fought to form a cordon on the pitch, but one Leeds fan and one officer needed medical treatment after the clashes.

The players had left the pitch, however, and were unharmed.

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