Stabbed West Ham fan released from hospital

A West Ham fan was stabbed on Sunday

A West Ham fan was stabbed on Sunday - Credit: Archant

The West Ham fan stabbed before Sunday’s match has been released from hospital, the club has confirmed.

The 35-year-old sustained a stab wound to the abdomen in White Hart Lane, Tottenham, at around 3pm.

He was taken to an east London hospital by ambulance but has now been discharged following treatment.

A West Ham spokesman said: “The club would like to wish the supporter concerned a continued speedy recovery.”

The Metropolitan Police have issued an appeal for information and witnesses to the stabbing, which took place when fans of both clubs were travelling to Spurs’ stadium ahead of the match.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Haringey CID on 0203 276 3070 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

No arrests have yet been made.