French Sports Minister: UK Ambassador in Paris contacted over Champions League trouble

First weekly cabinet meeting of the new government at the Elysee Palace in Paris

PARIS (Reuters) - The British Ambassador in Paris has been contacted regarding last weekend's crowd trouble at the Champions League soccer final between Liverpool and Real Madrid, French Sports Minister Amelie Oudea-Castera told the French Senate on Wednesday.

She added she was planning a meeting over the issue next week with her British sports ministry counterparts.

(Reporting by Tassilo Hummel; Editing by Toby Davis)

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