Euro 2016 chief pledges to protect fans after Paris attacks

November 15, 2015 9:16 PM

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PARIS — Nervous fans planning to attend next year’s European soccer championship in 10 cities across France got a guarantee Sunday from the president of the organizing committee that security will come above everything.

“I’ve said it several times before: security is the biggest thing at stake for Euro 2016,” Jacques Lambert said in an interview with sports daily L’Equipe, published in the aftermath of Friday night’s attacks in Paris that killed nearly 130 people and left hundreds more wounded.

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