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More Than 1,200 Football 'Hooligans' Barred From Flying To Russia For World Cup

More than 1,200 football hooligans have been barred from the World Cup after their passports were confiscated by the government.The Football Banning Orders Authority - part of the Home Office - ordered 1,312 “troublemakers with a history of football-related disorder” to surrender their passports to police by June 5 to prevent them from flying to Russia for the tournament.As of Wednesday, police forces in England and Wales had accounted for 1,254 passports – 96% of those belonging to fans currently subject to banning orders which stop them attending matches.“Police will...

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Published By: huffingtonpost - 4 days ago