The suspension of the match with Olympique will carry a tail in Ligue 1.
France is ashamed of the violent. The Minister of Sports activities, Roxana Maracineanu, considers that with the incidents of the weekend within the discipline of Good, which ended with the suspension of the assembly with the Marseilles after an invasion of the sector, “a red line has been crossed” and there must be sanctions.
The minister’s outrage was produced by the unlucky photographs on Sunday night time, when a number of ultras supporters from the south grandstand of the Good stadium threw plastic bottles on the Olympique gamers till one among them hit the French worldwide. Dimitri payet, who despatched her again to the podium. From there, quite a few native followers jumped onto the pitch, regardless of the efforts of safety personnel to include them, with the intention of attacking the Marseille gamers. Footballers and workers from each groups have been concerned within the fray and the match was suspended after 74 minutes. The rating at the moment was 1-0 in favor of Good.
Chatting with the media, Maracineanu burdened that what occurred in Good is “an insult” for soccer and for the followers. The minister defined that the Good Prosecutor’s Workplace has opened an investigation and from then on she hopes that “justice will be able to calmly continue its work” to determine the culprits.
The Skilled Soccer League has additionally began its personal investigation, which is why it has summoned the Olympique de Marseille and to Good to the assembly of the Disciplinary Committee that subsequent Wednesday will analyze the incidents, which in an announcement qualifies as “serious”.
The minister identified that she trusts that there might be sanctions for individuals who are designated as accountable and that they are going to be “at the height” of what occurred. The LFP determined that the match needs to be resumed, however the OM gamers, backed by their president, the Spaniard Pablo Longoria, most popular to not return, as they thought-about that their security was not assured. Maracineanu He mentioned he understood that Marseille didn’t wish to return to the sector of play: “If the players felt in danger […] they did well. “In precept, the LFP ought to declare Marseille the loser of the match for having refused to proceed.
Earlier than the French Authorities’s requests for punishment have been recognized, the Presidents of Good, Jean-Pierre Rivre, and from Marseille, Pablo Longoria, confronted one another as a result of relevance of the suspension of the assembly. Longoria defined that what occurred is just not new. “This is the second time we have experienced this after Montpellier,” recalled the Spanish supervisor, referring to a different match two weeks in the past in that metropolis, which was additionally quickly interrupted by objects thrown at some Oympique footballers.