Italy FA apology after attack

The President of the Italian Football Association has apologised to the English FA following a "disgraceful attack" on Tottenham fans in Rome. FIGC President Giancarlo Abete condemned the violence.

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Foreign Office: 'Increased security measures' for match

A spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said security would be increased for tonight's tie.

We are aware of a serious incident involving British nationals in Rome.

We are in contact with the Italian authorities and the Italian police, who are investigating the incident and have confirmed there will be increased security measures for the game this evening.

We have been in contact with one British national and have been updated by hospitals on the conditions of all the others, some of whom have already been released.

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