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Hungary fans involved in ugly clashes with police at Wembley as officers use batons

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Hungary fans involved in ugly clashes with police at Wembley as officers use batons to quell violence in early stages of World Cup qualifier against England

  • Hungarian fans travelled to London for their World Cup qualifier against England
  • Travelling supporters were involved in ugly clashes with riot police at Wembley
  • Pictures and videos showed fans brawling with officers during start of game
  • Riot police used batons to quell the violence and quickly got it under control 

Hungary fans were involved in ugly clashes with the police during the early stages of their World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley.

Riot police were sent in shortly after kick-off and used batons to push back the travelling supporters, who were seen climbing over seats in the stands.

Videos posted to Twitter appeared to show the violent scenes spilling down a tunnel towards the concourse, before officers managed to quell the fighting.

It was reported by ITV that the clashes – which involved hundreds of Hungary supporters – had calmed down 12 minutes into the match.

More to follow. 

Riot police attempt to push back Hungary fans who were climbing over seats at Wembley

Riot police attempt to push back Hungary fans who were climbing over seats at Wembley

The ugly scenes in the stands at Wembley occurred during the early stages of the qualifier

The ugly scenes in the stands at Wembley occurred during the early stages of the qualifier

Police managed to calm the fighting in the away end within around 12 minutes of the first half

Police managed to calm the fighting in the away end within around 12 minutes of the first half

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