Football fans gathering ahead of decisive matches
Football fans are gathering in their national colors in the
Polish cities of Warsaw and Wroclaw ahead of two decisive games at
the European Championship that will determine who advances to the
Thousands of Russia supporters are in Warsaw to watch their team
play Greece, with police on high alert for a potential repeat of
clashes between Russian and Polish hooligans that marred a group
match between the fierce rivals on Tuesday.
The two countries were enemies for centuries and authorities
fear more street brawls in the capital. Police used rubber bullets
and tear gas to combat Tuesday’s violence and more than 200 arrests
In Wroclaw, co-host Poland plays the Czech Republic to decide
the other quarterfinalist from Group A.