On February 11, on the sidelines of the 23rd round of Ligue 1, the Clermont-OM match saw its kick-off delayed by three quarters of an hour – the time for the tear gas from the police to dissipate.
The authorities had used these repellents to disperse troublemakers who tried to enter the Gabriel-Montpied stadium without a ticket.
After having put the case under investigation for three weeks, the Disciplinary Committee decided on Wednesday. ” After reading the investigation report, the Commission pronounced the following decisions against Olympique de Marseille: €50,000 fine. Closure for two suspended matches of the visitors’ area for the next matches played away by Olympique de Marseille. »
Clermont Foot is not spared elsewhere, for its part fined 40,000 euros. Note that OM is also sanctioned for using pyrotechnic devices and throwing objects on February 26 during the reception of PSG at the Vélodrome. The penalty for these facts is as follows: “ Closure for a suspended game of the spaces reserved for the Dodgers, the Fanatics and the MTP of the North corner of the Orange Vélodrome. »