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23 bailed over football disorder

Police have been pelted with bottles and missiles after trouble broke out between football fans following a highly-charged game between Port Vale and Wolverhampton Wanderers. Officers arrested 23 people after the match. They have since been bailed.

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'Disappointment' over trouble between football fans

Police has said they are "disappointed" a "significant number" of football fans decided to cause trouble when Port Vale played rivals Wolverhampton Wanderers in League One today.

Chief Inspector Dave Bird, of Staffordshire Police, said:

We are disappointed by the actions of this significant number of so-called fans who attended today's fixture intent on becoming involved in disorder.

All those arrested will be questioned about their actions and CCTV evidence from today will be examined by officers.

The behaviour of this significant minority doesn't represent the club or our city.

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