A GROUP of thugs attacked Chelsea followers forward of their Europa League sport towards PAOK.
The Blues supporters had been within the centre of Thessaloniki when a band of 5 locals turned violent.
In line with experiences in Greece, two Chelsea followers had been attended to by an ambulance however didn’t wish to go to the hospital.
The incident occurred within the Tsimiki Road space of Thessaloniki, one of many essential drags within the Greek port metropolis.
PAOK followers have a fame round Europe for terribly passionate help, that has been recognized to develop into violent.
In native derbies — in addition to their current Champions League qualifier defeat towards Benfica — the followers gentle hundreds of flares to create a cauldron of fireplace environment contained in the Toumba Stadium.
Chelsea count on to be greeted with a charged environment on the 29,000-seater stadium within the Greek port metropolis.
Maurizio Sarri has left Eden Hazard at dwelling for the journey, whereas Ruben Loftus-Cheek made the 1,300-mile journey.
Teen sensation Ethan Ampadu has additionally made the journey, after the membership introduced his new five-year contract.
The Welshman has but to play for the Blues this time period, however was in very good type for Ryan Giggs’ aspect of their two Nations League video games.