William to attend England v France out of 'solidarity'

Prince William is the President of the Football Association. Credit: PA

Prince William will attend England's friendly with France at Wembley on Tuesday, Kensington Palace have confirmed.

The Duke of Cambridge has decided to attend the game in his role as FA president out of "solidarity to the people of France", a royal source told the Press Association.

There will be heightened security around the stadium following the terror attacks in Paris on Friday.

Three suicide bombers set off explosives set off explosives near the Stade de France on Friday, where Les Bleus were hosting Germany.