News 29 may — 11:05

First fight of British fans in Baku



The last night saw a fighting between the British fans of Chelsea and Arsenal in the centre of Baku in the Molokan garden, reports our own correspondent.

According to the information, Chelsea fan Anderson Chels suffered as a result of the fight, and was hospitalised. The head of the press-service of the Ministry of Health, Parviz Abubakirov, confirmed the fact for Azeri Daily, saying that an ambulance team has taken the injured Briton to the Clinical Medical Centre. He had an open lacerated head wound. After rendering first aid to the victim, he was transferred to the Central Clinical Hospital. Now his condition is moderate, there is no threat to life.

Also during the conflict at the pub, Zaur Mammadov, a 41-year-old Russian citizen who came to watch football, suffered a face wound. An ambulance crew assisted him on the spot.

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