June 18, 2018 / 9:24 AM / 8 months ago

Two British men removed from World Cup train to Volgograd - source

MOSCOW, June 18 (Reuters) - Two British men were removed from a train travelling to the Russian city of Volgograd for the World Cup, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

The first British man had an altercation with a Russian police officer on the train and was detained, the source said. The second man hurt his hand and has been discharged from hospital, according to the source.

England face Tunisia in their opening World Cup match in Volgograd on Monday. (Reporting by Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber Editing by Jack Stubbs)

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