Men in court after violence before Shrewsbury Town v Walsall match

Eighteen men have appeared in court after violence before a football game between Shrewsbury Town and Walsall.

Fifteen admitted violent disorder at Shrewsbury Crown Court after a fight in the town on 14 October 2012.

One admitted inciting violence and two denied assaulting a police officer causing actual bodily harm.

Bail conditions forbid them from attending regulated football matches or being in any town or city where Shrewsbury Town are playing away.

The men were aged between 19 and 47.

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