2 Russian football fans detained in Lille for scuffle to be deported

One of them get a 3-month suspended jail term

Two Russian football supporters detained in the French city of Lille will be expelled from France, and one of them has been given a three-month suspended jail term, Russian Embassy in Paris spokesman Sergei Parinov told Interfax.

"Two people who were detained in Lille the day before yesterday for a scuffle will be deported. One of them has been given a three-month suspended jail term and has been banned from entering France for one year," Parinov said,

The two Russian fans "are being held in a temporary administrative detention center," he said.

Another two people remain in custody, and no decision on them has been made yet, he said.

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