Ligue 1: Nice fans take to the pitch to attack Marseille players

Radical supporters of Nice They jumped onto the Allianz Riviera turf to attack the Nice players, so the match was interrupted with a quarter of an hour remaining.

The fans, in minute 74, invaded the pitch and they headed towards the visiting players. The situation caused a general brawl and the footballers left the field of play.

The situation arose when Dimitri Payet He was about to take a corner kick and returned a bottle thrown earlier from the north end, where the radical supporters of the Nicaraguan team are located. Many fans in the area passed the security control and broke into the grass.

Dozens of fans took to the field to attack the players of the Marsella Olympic and even his coach, Jorge Sampaoli, jumped onto the grass to get involved in the altercations.

Already in the changing room tunnel, the same Sampaoli he addressed the directors of the Nice to ask them for explanations and solutions so that the match would not be played again.

The referee, Benoit Bastien, provisionally suspended the match, which passes with Nice advantage (1-0) after a goal scored in the 49th minute by dans Kasper Dolberg.

It is not the first controversy involving Olympique de Marseille this season. In the first day of Ligue 1, who faced them with Montpellier, projectiles were launched that suspended the meeting temporarily and that ended with two fans arrested. Finally that match was traced back by the Marseillais.




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