AEK Athens’ Champions League tie with Ajax marred by serious crowd trouble
• Footage appears to show petrol bomb thrown into stands
• Greek police officers reportedly hit Ajax fans before game
AEK Athens’ Champions League defeat to Ajax in the Greek capital was marred by violent scenes before kick-off.
The away fans came under attack as home supporters threw flares into the stands. Social media footage also appeared to show a home fan throwing a ‘Molotov cocktail’ – an improvised petrol bomb – towards Ajax supporters.