WATCH: Football fans take to the streets amid heavy police presence

French football fans have taken to the streets up and down Europe to celebrate their semi-final win, with reports of partying and hooters blaring.

With passions running high police in France and in Spain are out in force to ensure that there is no trouble between Morrocan and French Fans.

Reports suggest that around 2,500 police have been stationed in and around Paris, however, social media posts already suggest that some trouble has broken out with fireworks and flares being let off in downtown areas.

Whilst in Fuengirola police are also taking no chances. 

Morrocan fans across the world have celebrated throughout the game.

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