Spanish jihadist had been stopped outside an Eagles Of Death Metal concert in Barcelona a year after Bataclan massacre

A Moroccan held in a jihadist raid was stopped outside am Eagles of Death Metal concert in Barcelona almost a year after the Bataclan massacre at their Paris show.

Police spotted the man, who has alleged links to terror cells involved with attacks in Brussels, and asked for his ID when they saw him lurking outside the Apolo concert hall in the Spanish city in September last year.

On Tuesday, he was arrested in a sting in Catalonia along with nine others and detectives have said at least four of those detained were ‘clearly members of Islamic State’.