Clashes break out at Greece's Olympic Stadium ahead of AEK and Ajax match (PICS) 4

Clashes broke out inside Greece’s Olympic Stadium ahead of a Champions League match between AEK Athens and Ajax Amerstdam on Tuesday night.

The two sides met in a Group E match in Athens but the build up to the game was marred by violence in the stands.

Clashes break out at Greece's Olympic Stadium ahead of AEK and Ajax match (PICS) 5

Fans reportedly threw flares and a missile or petrol bomb which exploded close to Ajax supporters.

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Riot police were deployed to deal with the trouble as a fire raged inside the stadium following a shocking explosion ahead of the early kick-off.

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No arrests or injuries were reported, although photos showed several supporters with blood on their face following the clashes.