A drunk British citizen was detained in Vilnius in early hours of Sunday, local police said.
The English football fans under watch in Vilnius
© DELFI / Kristina Pocytė

The Briton was taken to custody from a bar on Didzioji Street in downtown Vilnius. According to the press release, the man opposed the detention and hit a security guard on the face twice. The man's blood alcohol content was established at 1.59 per mille.

Hundreds of British soccer fans had gathered in the Lithuanian capital before the Sunday's World Soccer Championship play-offs between Lithuanian and English teams

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