French police detain group of 'organized' Russian fans for 24 hours

A bus with Russian football fans stopped by police on the way to Lille

All members of a group of Russian fans whose bus was stopped by French security forces on its way from Marseille to Lille early on June 14 have been detained for 24 hours, All-Russia Fans Association head Alexander Shprygin said.

"Everyone has signed papers that they have been detained for 24 hours for investigative procedures. All of them are going to be transported by police to Marseille for identification," Shprygin said on Twitter.

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