England World Cup hangover: Fans plunge into canals and start fights after Croatian defeat

Posted by The King Slayer 2019 years ago in WTF
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Rowdy football fans caused chaos in the aftermath of the Three Lions' 2-1 World Cup defeat to Croatia, with shocking footage showing brawls breaking out and people plunging into a canal.

Disorder was reported across the UK, with large fights in Liverpool, Birmingham and Hull caught on camera, and groups attacking police in London.

Emergency services reported a huge volume of calls as fans vented their frustration after England crashed out of the competition.

Men and women are seen throwing punches in a clip taken in Birmingham last night as a fight broke out despite police appeals for calm.

And football fans were seen diving into canals and climbing lampposts in Britain's second city, the Birmingham Mail reports.

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