Scenes compared to 'urban warfare' as Spurs fans are injured

The Italian newspaper La Repubblica has compared the scenes to "urban warfare". The violence is believed to have taken place at the Drunken Ship pub - images on La Repubblica's website appear to reveal the damage.

The Lazio fans were reportedly armed with knives, baseball bats, belts and knuckle dusters and they went on to "destroy" the venue. One witness told the paper: "We feared the worst."

Advertisement

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.