Rival supporters clashed after Leeds United’s 2-1 defeat by Eintracht Frankfurt in a pre-season friendly in Austria
The match passed without incident but was marred by violent scenes after the final whistle
Around 100 Frankfurt fans, some wearing balaclavas, attacked Leeds fans on the pitch
The fighting continued in the car park outside the stadium and also in Eugendorf town centre later
Police in riot gear tried to keep the two sets of fans apart with 25 arrests made in total
Leeds United’s pre-season clash with Eintracht Frankfurt in Austria was marred by violent scenes among rival supporters.
About 20 arrests were made and two people required medical treatment after fans from both clubs clashed after the final whistle in the town of Eugendorf.
Reports suggest about 100 Frankfurt supporters, some in balaclavas, confronted a group of Leeds fans on the pitch after the German side’s 2-1 victory.
1 – A fan karate kicks a rival supporter during clashes between fans of Leeds United and Eintracht Frankfurt following their pre-season friendly at Eugendorf in Austria. 20 arrests were made and two people required medical treatment following the disturbances on the pitch
2- Riot police with batons drawn and dogs formed a line across the pitch in an effort to keep the rival supporters apart
3- A bloodied Leeds United fan receives treatment in the car park at the stadium in Eugendorf, near Salzburg in Austria
4- A bloodied Leeds United fan receives treatment in the car park at the stadium in Eugendorf, near Salzburg in Austria
5- Fans squared up on the pitch after the pre-season friendly, which had ended in a 2-1 win for Eintracht Frankfurt
6- One supporter throws a punch at a rival fan during the sickening crowd trouble that overshadowed the pre-season fixture
7- Supporters, some wearing balaclavas, also squared up outside the stadium as the fighting continued after the final whistle
8- Police detain a supporter caught up in the trouble in the car park outside the stadium
9- Leeds United supporters clash with Eintracht Frankfurt fans after a pre-season friendly in Austria
10- A Leeds supporter is kicked in the face by a balaclava-clad rival as other fans continue to fight on the pitch