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The Pig of Marseille – Notorious hooligan will not be at EURO 2016

A notorious England football hooligan by the name of James Shalier had previously announced that he would return to Marseille for the match between England and Russia this coming Saturday.

Shayler, 50, was given the nickname “The Pig of Marseille” after he was jailed for leading a gang in an attack on police before a World Cup game in 1998, when England played Tunisia in Marseille.

18 years after this incident, Shayler planned to meet up with Russian hooligans in an attempt to unite and launch attacks on Muslims, but according to La Provence, Shayler has been arrested in the past week, and will be unable to attend Euro 2016.

The British and French authorities had been keeping tabs on Shayler, but it looks like they have banned the Englishman from travelling to France this summer.

T.S.

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