OM expects to win their case against Nice on Wednesday at the end of the disciplinary committee.
The images had shocked beyond the football world. On August 22, when theOlympic Marseille faced theOGC Nice at the Allianz Riviera, as part of the 3rd day of L1, the game was suddenly interrupted in the 75th minute of play after the invasion of the field by dozens of Nice supporters, some of whom were ready to do battle with Olympian players.
Assuring that his safety was no longer assured, the Marseille camp categorically refused to resume the match, the fate of which will soon be decided. Indeed, the disciplinary committee of the LFP must deliver its verdict on Wednesday. And to believe Provence, a completely different outcome than a victory on the green carpet for OM would be considered a heresy by the leaders of Marseille.
“If points are given in Nice, it is the bonus to violence”
“If this is not the case (a victory for OM on the green carpet, editor’s note), it will be the door open to all excesses, thus confided an internal source in the regional daily. Anything other than OM’s victory on the green carpet would be disappointing. The reason is simple: if points are given in Nice, it is a bonus to violence ”. It is also recalled that, according to the regulations, the receiving club is held responsible for any incidents that may occur inside its enclosure.
As a reminder, during the first hearing of the LFP, on August 25, the Allianz Riviera stadium was condemned. provisionally in total camera, while the physical trainer of OM, Pablo Fernandez, was suspended after having struck a blow on a supporter of Nice who had entered the lawn.