SportsTalk On October 30, according to the Italian media Corriere della Sera, seven people were arrested by the police after a conflict between Lyon and Marseille fans.
Due to clashes between fans and violent incidents, the French Ligue 1 match between Lyon and Marseille was postponed. Lyon coach Grosso suffered a head injury . According to local police confirmation, seven people have been arrested in connection with the accident.
In an interview, Marseille chairman Longoria said: “This is absolutely unacceptable and I regret what happened to Grosso. This kind of thing should never happen. A few extreme fans destroyed the rights of 65,000 fans to watch the game live, even if it happened outside the stadium, it should not be done.”
“I am very frustrated. This kind of thing should not happen in football and life. It is absolutely unacceptable to encounter this kind of thing outside the stadium when you come to play or watch football.”