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NATIONALIST RIOTS IN CROATIA

1990 - Amid simmering tensions in the final months of the former Yugoslavia, nationalist riots broke out at a league match between Croatian club Dinamo Zagreb and Red Star Belgrade from Serbia. Future Croatia star player Zvonmir Boban famously attacked a police officer to protect a Dinamo fan.

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RUNNING BATTLES AT EUROS

1988 European Championship - Regular running battles throughout the tournament played in West Germany involving German, English, Irish and Dutch hooligans. Hundreds were arrested. The 8-nation tournament offered English hooligans a rare chance to travel abroad for matches during a five-year ban for English clubs from UEFA competitions. The ban was imposed after 39 mostly Italian fans died when Liverpool fans rioted at the 1985 European Cup final at Heysel Stadium in Brussels, Belgium.

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TEAR GASSED

1980 European Championship - England’s opening game, against Belgium in Turin, is held up for several minutes when players are affected by tear gas used by Italian police in clashes with England fans.