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PHOTOS: PSG fans clash with Paris police after final loss

August 24, 2020 12:54 IST

'16 members of the police forces injured, 12 shops attacked, around 15 cars vandalised.'

IMAGE: A Paris Saint Germain fan taunts French Riot Police outside PSG's Parc de Princes Stadium during violent confrontations between police and fans as the UEFA Champions League final was being played in Paris, on Sunday. Photographs: Kiran Ridley/Getty Images

Paris police were attacked and shops in the French capital were vandalised overnight following Paris Saint Germain's (PSG) defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League final, French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Monday.


"The savagery of certain delinquents from last night: 16 members of the police forces injured, 12 shops attacked, around 15 cars vandalised," wrote Darmanin on Twitter.

Bayern Munich beat PSG 1-0 in the final in Lisbon, Portugal.

PSG fans had already been involved in clashes in Paris with the police earlier on Sunday. Some supporters threw projectiles at police vehicles outside PSG's Parc des Princes stadium and had to be dispersed with tear gas, video footage on social media showed.

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