Horrific violence at a French amateur game, fans attack with baseball bats, pick-axes & knives

Several French websites are circulaing footage from the beginning of the month, showing horrific scenes of violence at an amateur match.

The match between Ivry and Val de Fontenay came to a standstill midway through the second half when fans wielding baseball bats, shovels and tear gas stormed the pitch.

Other weapons were also used in the carnage including pick-axes and knives.

Several men were arrested as a result of violence and supporting video evidence.

Footage of the outrageous fight can be seen below.